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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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Lydia's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Lydia enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have a house that we have struggled to build."
Anastanzia's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Anastanzia enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I am a dedicated wife to my husband even though he is mentally disabled."
Erick's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Erick enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I don't have a stable source of income. This has halted my ambition to continue with my education up to college."
Joan's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Joan enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to build a house for my family. I managed to save money for several months and this helped me in buying building materials."
John's family
access_time over 3 years ago
John enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having saved money that I earned while working as a fisherman and eventually I was able to buy two cows which I paid as dowry to my in laws."
Margaret's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Margaret enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a farm, this means that I often have to lease other people's farms and this is not very profitable as most of the time I share the harvest with the land owner."
Philip's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Philip enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of enough money to build an iron roofed house , my current house is grass thatched and when it rains it often leaks, this puts the life of my young child in danger."
Aloice's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Aloice enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of enough money to build my family a better house, we currently live in a grass thatched house and when it rains it often leaks, in addition the cost of repairing the roof every now and then is prohibitive."
Silphanus's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Silphanus enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having managed to educate my son up to university level using just my meagre resources, I am very proud of him because he worked very hard and concentrated on his studies, in the end he did not disappoint me."
Jessica's family
access_time over 3 years ago
Jessica received a $98 initial payment.
"I plan to pay for my a piece of land which we want to buy."