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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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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."
Everline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Everline received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on building my own house and move out of the rented. I will also buy livestock’s."
David's family
access_time over 3 years ago
David received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on building a house. I will buy additional building materials. I will pay school fees for my 2 children and buy livestock’s."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Elizabeth enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest is the assets I have acquired, which include cattle, sheep and furniture."
Caren's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Caren enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is to get access to clean drinking water since the main source of clean water is some kilometers away from my home hence obtaining water is a very big stress in this area."
Lilly's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Lilly enrolled.
"I am proudest of owning a house that protects me from all odds and also being able to send my children to school."
Judith's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Judith enrolled.
"I am proudest of owning my own business,I sell fish and it is the main source of my livelihood because I do save the profit I make out of it and I'm at peace knowing that I have some money for future use."
Linet's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Linet enrolled.
"My proudest achievement was switching from grass thatched house to a metal roof house.I am proud because my spouse left me in a grass thatched house that was leaking but I managed to build a metal roof house through savings from my business and I don't have the stress of being rained on anymore."
Jackline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jackline enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I have spent a lot of money to treat my chest pain and now I have ran short of funds hence I have closed down my business."
Caroline's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I am running at a loss in my business and it has not been easy for me to support my family financially."