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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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Vicoty's family
access_time 4 years ago
Vicoty received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to construct a new house as the current one is very small."
Morine's family
access_time 4 years ago
Morine received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs are taking too long to facilitate their support while GD is very fast in facilitating the transfers."
Mary's family
access_time 4 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives cash to individuals to manage their own basic needs, unlike other organizations that promise so much but they never deliver on them."
Jackline's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jackline received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to repair our old house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer payment."
Jacob's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jacob received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay college fees for my daughter who is due to join college."
Judith's family
access_time 4 years ago
Judith received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to complete payment for a land parcel i purchased earlier, buy chairs and boost my business with my upcoming lump-sum payment."
Josephine's family
access_time 4 years ago
Josephine received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay secondary school fees, rear chicken - local layers and plant onions and tomatoes to diversify my income."
Linet's family
access_time 4 years ago
Linet received a $493 second payment.
"I never had means of getting food, however, I can now afford all meals; breakfast, lunch and supper, living a healthier life the biggest difference in my daily life."
Janet's family
access_time 4 years ago
Janet received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to cement my entire house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer payment."
Suslia's family
access_time 4 years ago
Suslia received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay college fees for my two sons."