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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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Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is lack of a reliable source of income. We depend on quarrying building stones which sometimes is not reliable."
Ruth's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Ruth enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is lack of a stable income to sustain my family."
Josephine's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Josephine enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to build iron roofed house for my family."
Pamela's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Pamela enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is when may business closed down. I made huge losses and this impacted negatively on my income."
Florence's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Florence enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced is that I lack a stable source of income that can enable me to pay school fees for my son and provide basic needs for my children."
Rose's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is lack of a stable income to pay school fees for my children. Sometimes life becomes hard to the extent that we go without a meal a day."
Zachary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Zachary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is when my wife passed on and left me with me children to take care of. Life hasn't been easy for me because I have to perform other motherly duties."
Reagan's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Reagan enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is when all my parents died and I was left with my siblings to take care of. My income is low and this makes it hard for me to cater for the needs of my family. I need to pay school fees, provide meals and clothing to my family but I don't have a stable income."
Dorothy's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Dorothy enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is in terms of school fees for my kids as my income is very low and my kid has been sent home because she has not paid Ksh. 375 of which I am not able to raise at the moment. My husband also went back to school so that he can finish secondary school so I am left to serve as the breadwinner for the entire family."
Grace's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Grace enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that during dry seasons like in the month of February, getting food is a challenge and because I am not able to dig my farm and this makes me go may be a day without a meal."