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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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Carren's family
access_time 6 years ago
Carren received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to spend the upcoming transfer on clearing school fee for my four children in secondary school."
Rosemary's family
access_time 6 years ago
Rosemary received a $99 initial payment.
"I want to buy a water pump to irrigating my farm and fertilizers for my farm."
Geoffrey's family
access_time 6 years ago
Geoffrey received a $494 second payment.
"The other NGOs only include a few people, while GD included all the needy people."
Hairine's family
access_time 6 years ago
Hairine received a $494 second payment.
"My life has changed because i used to plough myself but now i have an ox that has made it easier and i also have a new house that nobody could have built for me since i am a widow."
John's family
access_time 6 years ago
John received a $99 initial payment.
"Iam planning to invest my second transfer on vegetable(tomato,kale) farming,onions and rice farming too."
Oywago's family
access_time 6 years ago
Oywago received a $494 second payment.
"No cases of bribe in GiveDirectly compare to other NGOs."
Zeldah's family
access_time 6 years ago
Zeldah received a $494 second payment.
"The other NGOs come here and enroll people, but end up not offering the support that they had promised, but GD is very transparent."
James's family
access_time 6 years ago
James received a $494 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that i have a new 3 roomed house that i could not afford and i am at peace with my in-laws after taking dowry. I am so happy and thankful."
Roseline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Roseline received a $494 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is being able to pay school fee for my children."
Agnes's family
access_time 6 years ago
Agnes received a $99 initial payment.
"I want to construct a new house as the one i stay in now is so small to accommodate my family."