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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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Tom's family
access_time 6 years ago
Tom received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is the better house i live in which is fully furnished."
Ben's family
access_time 6 years ago
Ben received a $493 second payment.
"Their is no difference because other NGOs give out money and the recipient spend just like GiveDirectly."
Remmy's family
access_time 6 years ago
Remmy received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly gives money directly to the recipient and it is not a loan like other NGOs do."
Tabither's family
access_time 6 years ago
Tabither received a $493 second payment.
"I used to live in a grass thatched house but nowadays i am living in a iron roofed house. My brother is also in school. I am happy."
Joseph's family
access_time 6 years ago
Joseph received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house, renovate my house and buy a cow with my upcoming transfer"
Rose's family
access_time 6 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is the cattle i have and the ability to pay school fee for my child."
Getruda's family
access_time 6 years ago
Getruda received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is renovating and expanding my house."
Ruth's family
access_time 6 years ago
Ruth received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is the bigger house which is connected to electricity. I live a happy life!"
Milka's family
access_time 6 years ago
Milka received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs take a lot of time before fulfilling their promises which sometimes fails, but GD does it so soon just like promised."
George's family
access_time 6 years ago
George received a $493 second payment.
"Givedirectly dealings are transparent unlike in the case of other NGOs where u have to give a bribe to get an aid."