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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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Mary's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is my return to the village to start life afresh. Most of my life I lived in towns away from the village because I had separated with my husband. Now my kids have a place to call home and it's my pride."
Emma's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Emma enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is that I have been able to take care of my kids especially in providing for their daily basic needs. At least they are able to have all meals and to go to school."
Janet's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Janet enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face is that I have so many dependants which I am afraid I may not be able to fully support."
Yunita's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Yunita enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that paying school fees for my kids is a big challenge as I am a widow and they all look up to me but I don't have a stable income source."
Benard's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Benard enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that getting food for my family and paying for them school fees is a problem as I was employed in the past but I got retrenched."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"The proudest achievement is that through my mat weaving we have been able to buy some livestock that we are keeping."
Serfina's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Serfina enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is paying school fees and losing my spouse."
Margaret's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Margaret enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is that I have lost many of my children and my husband."
Salome's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Salome enrolled.
"The proudest achievement is that I am a business person, though small but it helps the family."
Lillian's family
access_time over 4 years ago
Lillian enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is that we go to bed hungry most of the time since we have no job. Providing for the family is also a challenge."