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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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Danish's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Danish received a $493 second payment.
"It's not a must that I work for others to get food as I used to do before because my wife's business is doing well and I also have some food in the house."
Joshua's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Joshua received a $493 second payment.
"GD does not ask for refunds while other NGOs gives loans."
Tom's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Tom received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly keeps promises while other NGOs don't keep promises."
Conslata's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Conslata received a $493 second payment.
"Other organizations have very poor ways of distributing helps to their reciopients hence promoting corruption, unlike other GiveDirectly that gives the cash directly to the recipients through phone transfers."
Peter's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Peter received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives the cash to recipients without asking to be paid back, unlike other organizations that gives money or materials in forms of loans then they carry their recipients' properties in case they don't pay back in time."
George's family
access_time over 5 years ago
George received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives cash direct to recipients while other NGOs gives cash through other people."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Elizabeth received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to use my upcoming lump-sum payment to buy materials to expand, plaster and rough cast my house."
Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives cash while other NGOs gives goods."
Preskila's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Preskila received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a new house with my upcoming lump-sum payment."
Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"I have plastered the walls and floor of the house and now am relieved from constant repair of the walls which was time consuming and costly."