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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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Afline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Afline received a $496 second payment.
"Aphia Nyanza took my child for sponsorship but they do not pay any fees or give any thing all they ask for is the report book. There is a big difference in terms of delivery."
Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary received a $496 second payment.
"GD completes its work unlike those who only come and count people the go."
Valerie's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Valerie received a $496 second payment.
"I was living in a one room house with no privacy but since I received transfers from GD, I have managed to build a 3 room house that has improved my privacy."
Philip's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Philip received a $496 second payment.
"GD has no corruption like other NGOs"
Ellly's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Ellly received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference is that we are living in a rented house but now we have bought materials for building in our home."
Evaline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Evaline received a $496 second payment.
"So many NGOs does not prioritize people's needs while GD does buy give out money for one to prioritize his or her needs."
Hellen's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Hellen received a $496 second payment.
"There have been NGOs that call few people to their meetings and we never know how this is done, while GD does its activities in the open and involve everyone before they launch the project."
Agnes's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Agnes received a $496 second payment.
"Am now leading a happy life full of satisfaction now that am dressing and eating well ."
Siprina's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Siprina received a $496 second payment.
"GD is better than other Ngos since they channel transfers directly to the recipients."
Esther's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Esther received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference i have seen is that i now own my own livestock and kitchen ."