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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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Tom's family
access_time 4 years ago
Tom enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is that, through rice farming, I managed to save some money which I used to buy four bulls that really helped me in ploughing my farm in time. This enabled me to provide for the basic needs of my family. But I ended up selling all of them to pay for my hospital bill when I became sick."
Dorcas's family
access_time 4 years ago
Dorcas enrolled.
"The achievement I'm very proud of is that through my small business of selling fish, I have been able to take my daughter to secondary despite the challenges."
Kevin's family
access_time 4 years ago
Kevin enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I do not have a house and I lack money to build one."
George's family
access_time 4 years ago
George enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having built this my house because we used to live in a house that was leaking when it was raining."
Rose's family
access_time 4 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we're facing currently is paying school fees for our child in secondary school and the two in the colleges."
Monica's family
access_time 4 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we're facing currently is unreliable source of income that has seen us at times go without food."
Benter's family
access_time 4 years ago
Benter enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we're facing currently is, providing for the basic needs of our family. This is because of the unreliable source of income."
Alex's family
access_time 4 years ago
Alex enrolled.
"Being able to take my daughter to a tailoring course is my proudest achievement.l paid her fees using savings l got from selling rice after a good harvest.She is now able to start her own tailoring business."
Isdora's family
access_time 4 years ago
Isdora enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is making ends meet.l am a widow and the sole bread winner for my family.l entirely depend on farming as my main source of income."
John's family
access_time 4 years ago
John enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is making ends meet.I depend on casual jobs which at times are hard to find.My two children in nursery school are at times sent away from school because l can not afford to pay their school fees of two hundred kenya shillings each monthly."