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.
Beatrice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Beatrice received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to use the second transfer on building a house, starting a business , pay school fees and to buy livestockI"
Linda's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Linda received a $99 initial payment.
"Am planning to spend my upcoming transfer on weeding my farm then use the rest of it to build an iron roofed kitchen."
Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose received a $494 second payment.
"GD gives cash direct to recipients while other NGOs gives cash through other people to the recipients."
Margaret's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Margaret received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend the second cash transfer on buying building materials to build a new house because at the moment the old house is made of mud and iron sheet roof which is old and has holes thus being rained on rainy seasons."
Margaret's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Margaret received a $494 second payment.
"So many NGOs are using very corrupt authorities who does not deliver support fully while GD is not using any authority to deliver their support."
Alex's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Alex received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to clear pending school fee balance for my children, then i will buy two ox for my ox drawn plough which will help me to till larger piece of land."
Rennis's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rennis received a $99 initial payment.
"I dont have a house of my own ,i am still living in my brother-in -laws house so am planning to build my own house with my second transfer."
Esther's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Esther received a $494 second payment.
"I never used to have furniture but now i have good furniture in my sitting room. My children also eat well they dont sleep hungry like before."
Scholastica's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Scholastica received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to spend the upcoming transfer on building both main house and a kitchen because at the moment I do not not have a kitchen and my main house is also in a bad state."
Grace's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Grace received a $494 second payment.
"Th biggest difference is that i am about to complete the house that my husband started building for me and now i am not ashamed to host relatives and friends."