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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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Pamela's family
access_time 4 years ago
Pamela received a $493 second payment.
"Donations from GD reach us directly while those from other Ngos are channeled through the hands of other people, where they are misappropriated before they reach us."
Alice's family
access_time 4 years ago
Alice received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly doesn't have middlemen while other NGOs have a lot of miidlemen."
Jane's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jane received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a house for my kitchen rearing business."
Jared's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jared received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the transfer to pay bride price."
Teresa's family
access_time 4 years ago
Teresa received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Redemta's family
access_time 4 years ago
Redemta received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy ironsheet, timber and nails, and build an iron roofed house."
Kennedy's family
access_time 4 years ago
Kennedy received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs their criteria of selecting people is not free and fair while GD's criteria is free and fair."
Hellen's family
access_time 4 years ago
Hellen received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to enlarge my house and also complete payment of school fees for my daughter."
Japheth's family
access_time 4 years ago
Japheth received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to plaster the walls and floor of my house."
Elizabeth's family
access_time 4 years ago
Elizabeth received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer payment."