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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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Fredrick's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Fredrick received a $99 initial payment.
"Am planning to spend my upcoming transfer on buying motorbike for boda boda business."
Paul's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Paul received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to spend my upcoming transfer on starting a business to enable me earn a daily income."
Josiah's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Josiah received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is starting a plant nursery business which is my source of income."
Judith's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Judith received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to renovate my house and buy a cow with my upcoming transfer"
Hellen's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Hellen received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the upcoming transfer on building a three roomed house from a two roomed house which is small hence it can not fit my family and I. I am also planning to pay school fees for the next year to all my children."
Lilian's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Lilian received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that I have managed to purchase my own cattle.My children I also wear decent clothes."
Martin's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Martin received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly deals with a lot of transparency with their recipients unlike other NGOs."
Grace's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Grace received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the upcoming transfer on renovating my house into a semi- permanent house from a mud one that I am staying in at the moment.I am also planning to buy household furniture such as cupboard and chairs."
Anderikus's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Anderikus received a $493 second payment.
"GD benefits are direct as compared to other NGOs whose benefits are very corrupt."
Janet's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Janet received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to have an operation thus settle medical bills and plaster my house with my upcoming transfer"