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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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Finter's family
access_time 4 years ago
Finter received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer payment."
Dorcas's family
access_time 4 years ago
Dorcas received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy ironsheet, timber and nails, and extend my house to make it more spacious."
Lilian's family
access_time 4 years ago
Lilian received a $493 second payment.
"GD has no corruption while other NGOs are corrupt."
Dalmas's family
access_time 4 years ago
Dalmas received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay school fees for my two children in high school and buy a cow with the upcoming payment."
Jane's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jane received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to start a business. (Selling second-hand clothes)"
Fhiona's family
access_time 4 years ago
Fhiona received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house and start a business with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Lilian's family
access_time 4 years ago
Lilian received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly doesn't ask for any payment as other organizations that offer help in terms of loan which have to be paid back."
Caroline's family
access_time 4 years ago
Caroline received a $99 initial payment.
"I hope to complete the chicken house and buy chicken for rearing, and their feeds."
Seline's family
access_time 4 years ago
Seline received a $493 second payment.
"GD is more candid about their transfers than other Ngos. It promises and acts per its promise with regard to the transfers."
Jackline's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jackline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to off-set part of the medical bills that accumulated following a neck surgery that I had."