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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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Christine's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Christine received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a house and buy a dairy cow with my upcoming cash transfer."
Philip's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Philip received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to expand my farming business, buy business materials and water pump and pay school fees with my upcoming transfer"
Lilian's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Lilian received a $99 initial payment.
" I am planning to spend my second transfer to build a new house because the one we have is small for my growing family."
Margaret's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Margaret received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy two cows that I can milk."
Mary's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"Give Directly fulfills their promises unlike the other NGOs here. I am very grateful to GD."
Ruth's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Ruth received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly gives cash transfer directly to the recipient and this has changed the living standard of many people in the village."
Pamela's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Pamela received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to spend my upcoming cash transfer on buying a dairy cow, pay school fees and buy furniture."
Dorothy's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Dorothy received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a new house and buy cattle with my upcoming transfer "
Charles's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Charles received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly involves the recipient independently,the cash transfer is unconditional and no bribe is needed unlike other NGOs where the money is limited to a specific use and sometimes bribe is needed."
Josephine's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Josephine received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly gives cash not inform of a loan and their is no interest to be paid back unlike other NGOs"