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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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Peter's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to build a house for my family."
Mary's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is scarcity of water. I live in a water scarce area and this gets worst during dry season. I have to walk distances to the lake to fetch water."
Peres's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Peres enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to buy two donkeys which I use to ferry water from the dam and sell to the villagers. This acts as a source of livelihood to me."
Joan's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Joan enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that when I got sick,my husband sold six goats that was used to pay for my medical bill that had accrued when I had gone for an operation."
Damaris's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Damaris enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my is that my first born son has become a drug addict making him to leave his children under my care and this has really put a strain on me as I am a widow and the pressure of taking care of his family is making life to be difficult for me as my income source is very low."
Evance's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Evance enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that through working a casual labourer in the stone quarry,I have been able to take my child to school up to form four in a local secondary school and for this I am a proud parent."
Mary's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that my kids who are in primary school all depend on me for school fees and getting that cash is not easy as my income is not stable."
Kerina's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Kerina enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that through struggle I managed to save some cash that we used to buy land that we built our house and our kids now have a place called home."
Caroline's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in life is poverty. I am tired of begging from people to survive because I depend on farming and I don't get good produce."
Dwiner's family
access_time almost 5 years ago
Dwiner enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in my life is lack of money to educate my children. Even though I struggle, at times I fail to raise school fee and my children feel very bad when sent back from school."