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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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Kenneth's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Kenneth received a $493 second payment.
"All these things i could not afford if not for support from GD."
Millicent's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Millicent received a $493 second payment.
"The other NGOs promise so many things which they do not deliver, while GD has kept their promise."
Debora's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Debora received a $493 second payment.
"My life has improved because I now have a descent house which is free from dust."
Erick's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Erick received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build my house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Evance's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Evance received a $493 second payment.
"I was living in a grass thatched house that was leaking and had dilapidated walls, but now I live in a much bigger house with iron sheet roofing and am no longer worried about being rained on."
Jane's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Jane received a $493 second payment.
"I was living in a very small house (two roomed) but now I live in a much bigger house which is spacious enough and our children have somewhere to comfortably sleep in."
Kennedy's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Kennedy received a $493 second payment.
"Other organizations are just in our village but no development is seen from them us compared to GiveDirectly that gives cash for people to uplift their lives."
Pauline's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Pauline received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives us the cash to do various things that I need, unlike other organizations that decide on one project they wish to do for us then they bring much corruption that makes it hard for them to accomplish their works."
Linate's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Linate received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum payment."
Kennedy's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Kennedy received a $493 second payment.
"GD sends transfers directly to the recipients and they do not have to go through other people to get the transfers, unlike other NGOs where bribery and corruption cases occur since the assistance is done through other people."