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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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Emilly's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Emilly enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is that my children are getting an education. My husband is sick and so incapacitated. I operate as a single mother. I try my best to make ends meet."
Flores's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Flores enrolled.
"The achievement am proudest of is that I decided to invest in vegetable farming of tomatoes. I got a good harvest. After sales I paid school fees, bought a goat and some chicken."
Lilian's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"I would say, raising school fees has been my biggest difficulty because my income is too little and it cannot support both school fees and house maintenance."
Monica's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is being a shop keeper because I've learnt how to manage this business and it's very successful."
Phoebe's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Phoebe enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is that I don't have a reliable source of income that can enable me build a house for my son."
Benard's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Benard enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l managed to establish my own home and I'm now doing well because I'm able do any kind of development in my compound."
Everlyne's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Everlyne enrolled.
"My biggest challenge is that I don't have the capital to buy another sewing machine inorder to speed up my work."
Dancan's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Dancan enrolled.
"My biggest hardship has been to live in a small house that is squeezed that even my children cannot sleep comfortably."
James's family
access_time over 5 years ago
James enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I was blessed with two wives who gave birth to twelve children and I have managed to educate all of them."
Anjeline's family
access_time over 5 years ago
Anjeline enrolled.
"I am proud that I educated my children properly and some of them have secured good jobs and they are now independent."