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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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Mary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mary received a $496 second payment.
"l no longer use my hand to dig my farm any more because l now have cows to use."
Isaac's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Isaac received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning on doing finishing in my house."
Hellen's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Hellen received a $99 initial payment.
"I want to buy two cows and a plow so I can be able plough my own farms."
Molly's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Molly received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to expand my main house and pay school fees for my children using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Anton's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Anton received a $496 second payment.
"My life has change because l have a sacks of maize from my farm since l use the money to to dig my farm."
Everline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Everline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend it on paying my dowry."
Kennedy's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Kennedy received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to open a video show with the whole of my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Mercy's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Mercy received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to use my upcoming lump-sum payment to expand my house, organize for my dowry payment and rent a piece of land for farming."
Rosemary's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Rosemary received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning on spending it on buying iron sheets and build a good house."
Moses's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Moses received a $99 initial payment.
"I would like to buy a cow and build a better house using my upcoming lumpsum payment."