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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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Syprine's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Syprine enrolled.
"The biggest achievement in life that I am proud of in life is that I have managed to start and successfully run a small business of vegetable."
Pauline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Pauline enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is struggling to get enough money to sustain my family."
Nathan's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Nathan enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in life is when I realised that my wife was infected with HIV and refused to take drugs. It was too late and she had infected me too. It was difficult to accept my status then."
Millicent's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Millicent enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in my life is getting money to pay school fees for my kids. It has been hard being that I don't have a reliable source of income."
Lukio's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Lukio enrolled.
"Getting money to educate my kids and also feed my family has been the biggest hardship I have faced in my life."
Cathorina's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Cathorina enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proud of is that I have managed to keep poultry as a venture. It has supported me as a source of income and also food."
Irene's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Irene enrolled.
"I am proud of having achieved the basic education and having completed a training on tailoring. This has helped me a lot in terms of getting a source of income."
Helida's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Helida enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is buying a piece of land that I have built my house on."
Lornah's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Lornah enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in my life is getting food for the family as at times we go to bed hungry."
Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is we were able to build a house and have iron sheets for roofing which is a big step from our initial grass thatched house."