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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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George's family
access_time over 5 years ago
George received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a nice house with a portion of the transfer while the rest I'll invest in livestock."
Perez's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Perez received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on building an iron roofed house and plaster it.I also want to buy chairs,bed and a mattress."
Bahati's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Bahati enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face now is lack of a sustainable income source. I have school to pay and a family to sustain."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face is lack of a sustainable income source. Apart from farming i mostly depend on casual jobs."
Pauline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Pauline enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is raising my children through the small business I run, our children are all grown up and educated. I feel proud about this."
Afline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Afline enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is the fact that I have raised my children through farming and casual jobs."
Monica's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we face now as a family is lack of a sustainable income source. We depend on casual jobs which are very unreliable."
Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is building this house. I saved through a merry go round group for one year, and used that to build this house."
Carolyne's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Carolyne enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced for the past few months is more domestic. I have had infidelity issues with my husband and this caused a little bit of conflict. But things are better now anyway."
Pamela's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is farming. I am an all round farmer, I rear livestock like cattle, goats and sheep. I also do poultry especially chicken. And above all I plant crops like maize and millet. I am proud because I have raised my children and have been able to sustain my family through this farming activities"