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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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Sarah's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Sarah received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to enlarge my house because the current one is small. I'm also planning to cement both walls and floor of my house."
Joseph's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Joseph received a $496 second payment.
"GD doesn't ask for bribes in order for one to be enrolled in their program while other Ngos like world vision require something like a kick back for one to be helped."
Salina's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Salina received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that i am now in so much comfort and of good health ."
Betha's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Betha received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives a lot of money while other NGOs give just a little money."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Beatrice received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I am soon having an iron roofed house.l"
Odhiambo's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Odhiambo received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly other NGOs"
Janet's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Janet received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy more construction materials and start constructing my house. I currently sojourns in my mother-in-law's house."
Jenifa's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Jenifa received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy iron sheets and extend my house."
Hairine's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Hairine enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that I am a widow and supporting my family's needs is a challenge as I don't have anyone to support me."
Peninah's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Peninah enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I have been an active member of our village lending and saving scheme and I managed to secure some loan that I spent on buying cement which was used in plastering the walls and floor of my house."