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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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Rose's family
access_time 6 years ago
Rose received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to use my second transfer to buy equipments for my salon business, and use some of the transfer to start building a house for my family."
Thomas's family
access_time 6 years ago
Thomas received a $494 second payment.
"The biggest difference i my daily life is that i have paid dowry. "
Philip's family
access_time 6 years ago
Philip received a $99 initial payment.
"l am planning to complete my project of build iron-roofed house since l am staying in a thatched roofed house, l am also planning to start tomato farming with the aim of selling the produce."
Everline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Everline received a $99 initial payment.
"l am planning to build spacious iron-roofed house since l am staying in a very small thatched house."
Invioleta's family
access_time 6 years ago
Invioleta received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend my second transfer on buying two bulls, buy mattress and sofasets and also to buy some household utensils."
Maurine's family
access_time 6 years ago
Maurine received a $494 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have invested in poultry farming and I have also cleared the debts I had. "
Caroline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Caroline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to use the second transfer to buy iron sheets and timber for roofing. I also plan to buy livestock and some of the transfer to invest on farming"
Dorine's family
access_time 6 years ago
Dorine received a $99 initial payment.
"l am planning to build iron-roofed specious comfortable house since l am staying in leaking thatched house. "
Jane's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jane received a $494 second payment.
"If I can compare, Givedirectly is the best because we don't return the money we are given but the other NGOs give us money at very high interest rates and this way we can't even develop ourselves."
Samson's family
access_time 6 years ago
Samson received a $494 second payment.
"GD gives cash that's not paid back, unlike other organizations that give funds which are paid back and failure to pay causes them to carry everything in a household."