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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 enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that I have been taking care of my mother who is very old even though I face financial difficulty."
Caren's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Caren enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to take my son to school since my husband passed away"
Rose's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that when I had my small fish business could support my self."
Isdora's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Isdora enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that I am very old and I don't have anyone that I can depend on for help so its difficult to get food to eat as the son I depended on died and the remaining one is handicapped."
Rose's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"We are extremely poor."
Helida's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Helida enrolled.
"I joined a women's group and used a loan from them to buy a lamb and some goats which I later sold at a profit, I then used the money to pay school fees for my children."
Pamela's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"I bought a goat and it has given birth to several kids."
Millicent's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Millicent enrolled.
"I currently do not not have furniture in my house and I lack finances to buy them."
Caren's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Caren enrolled.
"I once sold omega at the lakeside and used the proceeds to buy 3 goats."
Evaline's family
access_time almost 4 years ago
Evaline enrolled.
"I have no money to buy a water tank."