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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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Peter's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is that I don't have a reliable source of income."
Mary's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have managed to buy a parcel of land. I was able to do this from the savings that I had made for several months."
Peres's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Peres enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to buy two donkeys which I use to ferry water from the dam and sell to the villagers. This acts as a source of livelihood to me."
Joan's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Joan enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that when I got sick,my husband sold six goats that was used to pay for my medical bill that had accrued when I had gone for an operation."
Damaris's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Damaris enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is that I have been able to take my kids to school up to university level using the little cash that I was getting from my small business of selling fish in the local market."
Evance's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Evance enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is at times my kids are sent home for school fees and back at home also we don't have food to eat making us to go a day without food and this happens when I don't have enough income that I can spend on taking care of my family."
Mary's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I have managed to buy chairs for my house and also made a steel door using cash that I got from my business of working in a stone quarry."
Kerina's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Kerina enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that my income is not stable and I have kids who are now grown ups and they haven't managed to get dowry to pay for their wives and this really makes me to think of how I will get cash to assist them hence it is my hardship."
Caroline's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Caroline enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have a house that I built after my spouse's demise."
Dwiner's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Dwiner enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have educated my child whom at the death of his father was only six years old. He is currently in college pursuing nursing."