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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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Moses's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Moses enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proud of is that I have managed to build iron-roofed house. In the past, I used to stay in a small grass thatched house but I managed to build a new house and am proud of it."
Joseph's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Joseph enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proud of is that I have managed to get a child and am taking care of him."
Celestina's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Celestina enrolled.
"My biggest hardship currently has to do with finding ways to pay secondary fees to my two children who just sat their class eight exams."
Eucabet's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Eucabet enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in my life is to have to dig my piece of land using my bare hands in order to eat,reason why I plan to buy some cows to help in ploughing my farm."
Jane's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Jane enrolled.
"The achievement we are proudest of is being able to pay school fees to our first born up to form four."
Mary's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing has to do with making ends meet for my family.Having no source of income,life is a big hustle."
Mary's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing currently is to do with my sickly child whom after being sick for long with no proper medical care is now mental."
Betha's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Betha enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is when I was able to plant tomatoes in a large scale,sold the yields and built an iron roof house for my family."
Millicent's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Millicent enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of was when I was able to save some cash while working as a house help and managed to buy household items like furniture."
Mary's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"My biggest hardship has been my mother in law who has been unwell whom I have really walked with in different hospitals but all in vain it really brings me down because she has been my source of strength even at family level."