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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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Maureen's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Maureen enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in life is that I lack sufficient funds to build a house and to educate my children because my spouse and I lack a proper source of income."
Evaline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Evaline enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in life is that I lack a job and my spouse who is the sole breadwinner to the family earns very little from his job. My children are forced to attend public schools which perform very poorly since we can't afford private schools."
Joel's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Joel enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having cultivated cotton some time back, after harvesting and selling the cotton I was able to pay dowry for my first wife who, sadly, died some time back."
Esau's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Esau enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a motorcycle taxi driver and managed to establish my own homestead with money that I save daily."
James's family
access_time over 5 years ago
James enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having been a very successful farmer and I have been able to buy a water pump, some cows and iron roofing sheets with money I got after selling my farm produce."
Florence's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Florence enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having joined a women's support group and after saving for a while with other group members I was able to buy some sheep and a cow."
Thomas's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Thomas enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a casual worker for many years and after diligently saving my earnings I have been able to buy some sheep."
Benter's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Benter enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of enough money to pay school fees for my siblings who rely on me. My parents died a long time ago and I have lived with them ever since, at times they are sent away from school because of fee arrears."
Chrispine's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Chrispine enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that was able to build my house using cash that I got from my house construction work and now a have my own house."
Samwel's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Samwel enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I was able to take my child to school up to secondary school level using cash that I have been getting from my stone quarry business and farming."