chat
GDLive Newsfeed
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.
to follow someone and stay updated on their journey with GiveDirectly.

Want to hear more updates from recipients? Click below to follow 10!

Hellen's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"I am proud that I own a piece of land that I can rent out in order to raise money and save it for future use."
Olgah's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Olgah enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I lack skills that can enable me set up my own business."
Helen's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Helen enrolled.
"I would say the responsibility I have is my biggest hardship because I am the sole breadwinner and sometimes it's not easy for me to raise money that can help me even to feed my children and buy for them some clothes."
Brenda's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Brenda enrolled.
"Looking back, I would say attaining the highest level of college education is the achievement I am proudest of."
Monica's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"I would say that raising enough capital that can enable me revive my fish business has been the biggest hardship I am facing."
George's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
George enrolled.
"I would say my sickness has been my biggest hardship because for the last six months,I have not been able to go to work hence making it difficult for me even to raise some money to go seek treatment since I am suffering from tuberculosis which has really"
Siprosa's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Siprosa enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I am facing is lack of enough food that can sustain us."
Millicent's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Millicent enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that I managed to join collage and pursued catering course hence I am happy because I can easily secure a good job now that I have my certificate."
Jackline's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Jackline enrolled.
"Looking back, I would say that being able to take care of my children and seeing them through school despite the hardships I am facing is the proudest achievement I can talk of."
Damaris's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Damaris enrolled.
"I have bought livestock in the past."