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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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Syprose's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Syprose received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a semi-permanent house of 3 rooms using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Rose's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Rose received a $495 second payment.
"GD do consider the poor so much compare to other NGOs"
Joshua's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Joshua received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy 2 oxen and clear secondary school fees for my son using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Mary's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Mary received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to enlarge my house because its too small. I'm also planning to cement both walls and floor of the house because at the moment its earth."
Linet's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Linet received a $495 second payment.
"Other NGOs sometimes just take details of those in the community or conduct census and disappear without any project being initiated, while GD ensures that they send the transfers as had earlier been stated and the period given."
Penina's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Penina received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to give 11,000KES to my grandson who is in college and is an orphan, go for waist x-ray and kidney check up then buy second hand clothes for selling."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Elizabeth received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build my house and pay dowry."
Josphine's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Josphine received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a new house with my upcoming lump-sum payment."
Isdorah's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Isdorah received a $495 second payment.
"Other NGOs only help children by paying school fees for them while GD sends transfers to the household and they can be able to carter for their various needs."
Josephine's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Josephine received a $495 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives grants while other NGOs give loans."