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We check in with people at each stage of the cash transfer process to see how things are going. Take a look at some of their stories as they appear here in real-time. Learn more about how recipients opt in to share their stories.
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Mcdan's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Mcdan enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having met and married my spouse, my spouse is my greatest source of joy and it makes me very proud that she agreed to settle down with me."
Benta's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Benta enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is that ever since my spouse died in the year 1994, I have been forced to take take care of my family single handedly, this has put a lot of strain on my health and I fear that I might be hospitalized soon."
Molly's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Molly enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of food, it has been a long time since it rained and our farms are very dry, so we cannot plant any crops and if the situation persists we might experience famine."
Alice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Alice enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I used to work in Mpesa and this enabled me to get some cash that I used to buy a sheep for my dad."
Lucy's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Lucy enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked at the lakeshore doing odd jobs, I have been able to save enough money and managed to buy a goat."
Pamela's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having reached the age of 63, I do not have a lot of money but the little that I get from selling sisal ropes has sustained me till this age."
Elida's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Elida enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that my husband died and left me when we still did not have our own home but I managed to work in the stone quarry thereby saving some cash for over 15 years that enabled me to build my house and take care of my family."
Everline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Everline enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a fishtrader and managed to save enough money which I used to buy household items."
Jacob's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jacob enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a fisherman for many years and managed to save enough money which I used to buy some livestock."
Elija's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Elija enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that my income is not very stable as at times when I go out to do stone quarrying, I come back home without any cash in the evening and this makes me not to afford certain items like rood for my family."