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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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Moses's family
access_time 4 years ago
Moses received a $496 second payment.
"GD is better than World vision and other Ngos since GD gives transfers more direct to the beneficiaries something that help eliminate corruptions on these donations."
Jane's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jane received a $496 second payment.
"Having bought the bull, it will make farming easier for me and my harvest will improve."
Hellen's family
access_time 4 years ago
Hellen received a $496 second payment.
"GD's criteria of giving people support is so much secured because one is given money directly to his or her phone without anybody's information while other NGOs criteria is unsecured because everybody will know if one is given support since they do give it in terms of money."
Lilian's family
access_time 4 years ago
Lilian received a $496 second payment.
"Other NGOs gives loans which when one fails to pay back there are penalties but GD sends donations."
Pamela's family
access_time 4 years ago
Pamela received a $496 second payment.
"I have plastered my house which had dilapidated walls and floor which kept being muddy each time it rained, but now the walls have been plastered and the floor made well too. So the house is stronger and looks beautiful and comfortable to stay in."
Rose's family
access_time 4 years ago
Rose received a $496 second payment.
"GD gives people money directly to their phones while other NGOs are using authorities to give out their support which leads to corruption."
Jane's family
access_time 4 years ago
Jane received a $496 second payment.
"I used to live in a two roomed house with my three children. For 15 years we have been rained on and squeezed and i had a desire to build a new house but could not afford. I am thankful to GD for supporting me to achieve my dream, i now have a five roomed house, God bless you."
Grace's family
access_time 4 years ago
Grace received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I am now able to see. I was partially blind and when I got the transfers, I seek for medical attention and I was cured. The transfers also enabled me to maintain the diet I was recommended for by my optician."
Berile's family
access_time 4 years ago
Berile received a $496 second payment.
"Other organizations are just giving one time help while GiveDirectly is giving enough amount to change one's life for good if used well."
Joice's family
access_time 4 years ago
Joice received a $496 second payment.
"GD gives unconditional cash where by one is to decide on what to do with the money while other NGOs give condition on how to use the cash."