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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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Dorothy's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Dorothy received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to pay dowry to our parents using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Everline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Everline received a $496 second payment.
"I was living in a small dilapidated house which I had to constantly repair the walls which were being eroded by rain, but now I live in a big and better house which I do not have to constantly repair and the shame of living in a dilapidated house has been lifted off me."
Theresa's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Theresa received a $496 second payment.
"l am now relax because l know very soon l will have a spacious house."
Daniel's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Daniel received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend it on buying more buldding stones and sand."
Margret's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Margret received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build an iron sheet roofed semi-permanent house and to buy a plough."
Joan's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Joan received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy a cow and start poultry farming."
Grace's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Grace received a $496 second payment.
"GD has been able to help majority of the poor in the community because the transfers they send have been able to meet the needs of the poor and has drastically changed their lives, while other NGOs give very little help to the community members."
Crispin's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Crispin received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to establish my own home with iron roofed house. Currently I'm living on my dad's compound."
Michael's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Michael received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy oxen and plough for preparing my piece of land for cultivation so that I may produce enough food for my family."
Caroline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Caroline received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on starting a small-scale business, buying 2 cows and furnishing my house."