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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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Walter's family
access_time 4 years ago
Walter received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have my own cow and car battery which I use for lighting instead of the traditional tin that I used in the past."
Sharon's family
access_time 4 years ago
Sharon received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is different from other NGOs because you are not given any condition on what to do with the money like other NGOs.GiveDirectly does not need a refund of the money given unlike other NGOs that you have to return the money given since most of them are loaning institutions."
Janet's family
access_time 4 years ago
Janet received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I bought a cow, have built and plastered my house a house. "
Zablon's family
access_time 4 years ago
Zablon received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest different in my life is the ability to pay college fee for my son and boosting of the business which was about to collapse."
Jane's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jane received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest differnce in my daily life is that I have completed this term's school fees and now my children wont be sent home for school fees."
Milka's family
access_time 4 years ago
Milka received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly gives transfers immediately unlike other NGOs which promises but do not keep up their promise. "
John's family
access_time 4 years ago
John received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference my life is being able to build to put up a house in my own compound."
Phoebe's family
access_time 4 years ago
Phoebe received a $493 second payment.
"Atleast i now have my own nice house i never had before. I have my own cattle too."
Judith's family
access_time 4 years ago
Judith received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is I have have paid part of the money needed for land purchase, at the moment I am staying in a rental house hoping to build my own homestead."
Nancy's family
access_time 4 years ago
Nancy received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly transfers comes directly to us but that's not the case with other NGOs."