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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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Budesta's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Budesta received a $117 initial payment.
"Renovate a house and get land for agriculture "
Lillan's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Lillan received a $117 initial payment.
"Buy land"
Mariam's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Mariam received a $117 initial payment.
"Buy land"
Akello's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Akello received a $117 initial payment.
"Buy land"
Benter's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Benter received a $475 third payment.
"l spent my third transfer to pay dowry of 40500 KES, the remaining balance l spent to start small scale business."
Alice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Alice received a $475 third payment.
"My life is different in that, I now have a separate kitchen and I no longer cook in the main house, I live in a beautiful house after renovation. All this would not have been possible without the transfer"
Danis's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Danis received a $493 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer on buying a solar panel at 8,000 KES,a solar battery at 7,500 KES,television set at 8,000 KES,inverter at at 3,000 KES,power controller at 3,000 KES,Power cable at1,000 KES,an ariel at 1,000 KES,bought myself a suit at 3,000 KES,plywood at 2,000 KES and i added some money to what i had left to lease a sugarcane farm."
Kevin's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Kevin received a $475 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer on investing in sugarcane contract.I also paid school fess for my child."
Esther's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Esther received a $493 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer on buying sand at 4,000 KES, steel door at 7000 KES,15 bags of cement at 11,250 KES,paid 2,000 KES on school fees,paid 12,000 KES on labour charges,transportation expenses amounted to 6,000 KES and i used the rest of the money on household shopping."
Eunice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Eunice received a $475 third payment.
"My new goals that i didn't have before receiving the transfer is to build a house having secure a land."