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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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Rose's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Rose received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to buy furniture , l also plan to expand my house it is small."
Monica's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that we have been able to build a house for the family."
Joyce's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Joyce enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I don't have enough land which I can use to grow crops. It hasn't been easy getting food for the family and so I hard to embark on making sisal ropes and burning charcoal to make ends meet."
Jackline's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Jackline enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have struggled so hard and managed to keep poultry. I hope to sell them later and buy a cow."
Lilian's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is when my husband was involved in an accident last year and broke his limb. This has reduced his productivity being that he cant do much work as before. So I have remained as the sole bread winner and this hasn't been easy."
Sharon's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Sharon enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is lack of adequate income that we can use to support our family."
Anjilina's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Anjilina enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I am sickling and I can't do much work that would provide me with income. So life has been hard for me that at times I have to depend on well wishers to provide me with income."
Benta's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Benta enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is lack of enough money to pay school fees for my children. I just depend on making charcoal and sisal ropes which only give me meagre income and therefore cannot meet all the needs."
Elijah's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Elijah enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced is that we have unstable source of income which make life difficult for the family in terms of getting enough food and clothing."
Aphline's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Aphline enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced is lack of a reliable source of income. We depend on fishing and agriculture which are not reliable in this area so sometimes we have to miss some meals to cope up with the high cost of living."