GDLive Newsfeed
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.
Gerson's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Gerson enrolled.
"The achievement we're proudest of is having educated some of our children through secondary school even though it was through hardship and much sacrifice. "
Rebeca's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rebeca enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having seen my daughter joining secondary school, not in my wildest dreams did I ever imagined that would come to pass after losing my husband fews years back."
Mercy's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Mercy enrolled.
"The biggest hardship is on making ends meet for the family, farming is purely seasonal and the acute drought makes it even harder to get better yields that can see us through the off season,our children also lack proper bedding. "
Margaret's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Margaret enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having saved money and built my current house.My husband passed on leaving me in a thatched house which would leak every time it rained."
Linet's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Linet enrolled.
"The achievement we're proudest of is having saved some cash and bought some livestock which we later sold to help pay school fees for our children."
Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"My achievement is that through my hard work,I have managed to buy sheep and cows which act as security to me incase of emergency . That makes me so proud."
Grace's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Grace enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I am sickling,and my two other children are also sickling but we do not have money to seek for proper treatment."
Peter's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is building my own house from my savings.l was able to do so after getting good harvest from my rice farm."
Peter's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"Being able to educate my two daughters up to secondary school level is my proudest achievement.l am happy that they will be joining college next year."
Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having built my current house, my husband passed on leaving me and my children in a very small house. "