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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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Jael's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jael received a $99 initial payment.
"I will spend the upcoming lumpsum transfer on my child who will be joining form one next year."
George's family
access_time 4 years ago
George received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy a piece of land for farming."
Grace's family
access_time 4 years ago
Grace received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs they only support groups but GD is supporting individuals which is very convenient because in groups there are always conflict and corruption."
Evaline's family
access_time 4 years ago
Evaline received a $493 second payment.
"Initially, I could solely depend on fishing, which was tiresome and less lucrative, however, when I got transfers and spent it on a motorcycle, I have been getting at least 2000 KES on a daily basis which has improved our standard of living. We can now eat well, dress well and live better, which is the biggest difference in our daily life."
Dorothy's family
access_time 4 years ago
Dorothy enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l have struggled and bought my household items."
Milka's family
access_time 4 years ago
Milka enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of proper source of income to sustain my family. "
Pamela's family
access_time 4 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l struggled to pay school fees for my children. "
Samwel's family
access_time 4 years ago
Samwel enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of unreliable source of income to pay school fees for my children. "
Lilian's family
access_time 4 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l have struggled and bought a cow. "
Joseph's family
access_time 4 years ago
Joseph enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is unreliable source of income to support my family. "