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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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Samwel's family
access_time 4 years ago
Samwel enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of proper source of income to support my family. "
Esther's family
access_time 4 years ago
Esther enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that we used to stay in a grass thatched house but through struggling we have managed to build iron roofed house. "
Beatrice's family
access_time 4 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack unreliable source of income to pay school fees for my children "
Masline's family
access_time 4 years ago
Masline enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is my health conditions since I am Hiv positive. "
Monicah's family
access_time 4 years ago
Monicah enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I'm facing currently is on paying school fees for my two children in secondary school, one is in form three and the other in form two, my charcoal business is not profitable enough to help in paying the fees "
Peter's family
access_time 4 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having been able to build this current house, I stay with my other four younger siblings. When our parents passed on the house they built collapsed leaving us homeless."
Ruth's family
access_time 4 years ago
Ruth enrolled.
"The achievement we're proudest of is having been able to educate our first born child upto secondary level of education, she is currently in form two and we're hopeful that she will finish her education now that Givedirectly has also blessed us with cash."
Augustine's family
access_time 4 years ago
Augustine enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we are facing currently is on paying school fees for our children, this also involves getting them books and uniforms which has been difficult for us given that we have little income."
Christabell's family
access_time 4 years ago
Christabell enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having been able to save money from my small business of baking Mandazi and used it to take my first born child to a mechanic course and he's now able to fend for himself. "
Dalmas's family
access_time 4 years ago
Dalmas enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having been able to grow sugarcane which did very well and through the proceeds I bought a motorcycle even though the motorcycle got an accident and is now written off. "