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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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Richard's family
access_time 6 years ago
Richard received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives us transfers and we are given an opportunity to decide how best to spend it while other Ngos give us donations with string attached and they equally dictate what we should do with the transfers."
Josephat's family
access_time 6 years ago
Josephat received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy a welding machine for business and clear school fees arrears with the upcoming lumpsum payment."
Risanael's family
access_time 6 years ago
Risanael received a $493 second payment.
"GD supports individuals while other NGOs are supporting groups which brings a lot of problems."
Judith's family
access_time 6 years ago
Judith received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly doesn't have middlemen while other NGOs have a lot of middlemen."
Beatrice's family
access_time 6 years ago
Beatrice received a $99 initial payment.
"I will buy iron sheets and build a new home with the upcoming transfer payment."
Everline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Everline received a $493 second payment.
"I have a big difference in my daily life since I am now more stable in my business; my children can now eat well-a adequate food and more balanced diet that has improved our health."
Beatrice's family
access_time 6 years ago
Beatrice received a $493 second payment.
"My house is now very spacious and I be doing the every-now-and-then activities of repairing the house all the time because it's now cemented."
Eunice's family
access_time 6 years ago
Eunice received a $493 second payment.
"l am using solar to light my house so l no-long spend money to buy paraffin."
Jacob's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jacob received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I am now living in my own home where I don't need to undergo constant arguments with my siblings on where to execute my development projects; I am now at liberty and autonomous to develop."
Willis's family
access_time 6 years ago
Willis received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy a piece of land to construct my house."