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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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Morrine's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Morrine enrolled.
"Our biggest hardship is that our income is little and inconsistent and so we at times struggle to pay school fee."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Elizabeth enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we face in life is that we are homeless. We have been living in someone's house for two years because we lack money to build our own."
Idah's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Idah enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have a house that I built using my savings from casual labour."
Peter's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in life is lack of money. I do casual work and my income isn't sufficient to cater for all my financial needs."
Moses's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Moses enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a steady job. I am a welder but due to lack of capital I am unable to raise the required cash to open my own welding shop."
Peter's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having saved money that I earned from fishing and eventually managing to pay dowry. I am also educating my children and my son is right now in secondary school."
Jacline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Jacline enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a sustainable source of income, ever since my spouse died I have been the sole breadwinner. I have school fees to pay and if I am unable to raise the required money my children might drop out of school."
Joyce's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Joyce enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having toiled in my farm for very long and eventually after selling my farm produce I was able to buy some goats and a cow."
Evalyn's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Evalyn received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy more ironsheet, timber and nails, and build an iron roofed house."
Joseph's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Joseph received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy ironsheet, timber and nails, and extend my house to make it more spacious. I also plan to start poultry keeping as a money generating activity."