GDLive Newsfeed
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.
Bob's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Bob received a $491 second payment.
"I am able to always eat without too much strain like before. I also going to have my own house."
Alfred's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Alfred enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is lack of employment,I normally go out insearch of something to do but I am never lucky. It's very frustrating."
Helen's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Helen enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is lack of money and employment which has made me not be able have any development."
Christine's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Christine enrolled.
"The biggest hardship was losing my two dairy cows that I had taken a loan to purchase,I had hoped that I will sell milk and make money from them as I repaired the loan,but that did not happen since they died from some disease."
Everline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Everline enrolled.
"My proudest achievement was when I was doing my small business and making my own money,which allowed me to buy some of the things I lacked in my house like a bed,matress and blankets."
Waiswa's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Waiswa received a $112 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming transfer on contrusting a house and leave this leaking one."
Besides's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Besides received a $112 initial payment.
"With my upcoming transfer i am planning to spend it on buying a plot of land and grow coffee because right now when we don't have food at least those with coffee plantations are selling their coffee seeds and buy food."
Salimati's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Salimati received a $112 initial payment.
"With the upcoming transfer i am planning to spend it on buying a plot of land since where i am staying is small and i have limited land for cultivation."
Thomson's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Thomson received a $491 second payment.
"We have had so much peace in my family because we have managed to buy another bed for our visitors so we do not worry about where they will sleep and when the pit latrine is complete we will not again face the embarrassment of where to relieve ourselves for calls of nature. "
Beatrice's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Beatrice received a $491 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that I have managed to construct a bigger and decent house where we have enough space and privacy. The previous was very small and we were squeezing inside. "