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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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Eunice's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Eunice received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on building an iron roofed house.I also want to pay school fees for my children."
Ludia's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Ludia enrolled.
"My proudest achievement was being able to build my house. This is because I built it with the savings I had accumulated in my local women's group."
Milka's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Milka received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to invest a half of the transfer in cereal business while the remaining half I'll use to fence my home using a barbed wire.."
Sarah's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Sarah received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a spacious iron roofed house. I'm also planning to buy a nice cupboard."
Irene's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Irene received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to enlarge my house. I'm also planning to invest the remaining amount in livestock farming."
Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on expanding my house,repair and plaster it."
Pamela's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Pamela received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to expand my house , plaster my house, buy seats and pay school fees."
Alice's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Alice received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to buy bricks and sand. This will mark the beginning of establishing my long desired bricks house."
Mornica's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mornica received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to buy two cows, a cupboard, cushions, and also invest the remaining amount in retail shop business."
Josinta's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Josinta received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to build a nice big house . l also plan to buy furniture and to buy a donkey for water transportation."