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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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Agnes's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Agnes received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs here in my village does not give the kind of support GD gives. With GD i am able to plan all by myself."
Mary's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have managed to renovated my house and bought solar.My children study using the bright light at night."
Christopher's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Christopher received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly officials are not corrupt,they don't ask for bribes in order for one to get the transfers unlike in the case of other NGOs."
Julius's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Julius received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is transparent hence accountability is key in their way of work as compared to other NGOs."
Evans's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Evans received a $493 second payment.
"Give Directly deal with recipient directly while other NGOs deal with other agencies which are very corrupt."
Goretty's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Goretty received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that, I now dont have any stress related to fees."
Florence's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Florence received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy water pump for irrigating my farm and also spend some part of the transfer to plant tomatoes."
Karolyne's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Karolyne received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly help people with planning on how to use their transfers wisely before the transfers come but other NGOs do not."
Salina's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Salina received a $493 second payment.
"My life is different because I have managed to pay workers on time to prepare the parcel of land and in the next three months, I will be selling rice from the farm."
David's family
access_time over 4 years ago
David received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have bought 2 cows and paid dowry."