GDLive Newsfeed
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.
Millicent's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Millicent received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives the cash directly to the recipients through phone transfers without much hustle of going to pick the cash from some office, unlike other organizations that call their beneficiaries to meet at a point only to be told that the helps have been delayed until a later date."
Dolphine's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Dolphine received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to buy more building materials and construct a new house."
Gordon's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Gordon received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay dowry with the upcoming lumpsum transfer payment."
Faith's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Faith received a $493 second payment.
"We are no longer being sent home all the time from school due to fee as before."
Jecton's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Jecton received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to construct a new house and also buy a water tank."
Judith's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Judith received a $99 initial payment.
"We will build a new house and spent part of the lumpsum on farming."
Pamela's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Pamela received a $493 second payment.
"l have never hard of any NGOs apart from GD."
Benta's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Benta received a $493 second payment.
"GD has intensifies my safety net and I am now having livestock that I can lay my hands on when found with a problem, which is the biggest difference in my daily life."
Lilian's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Lilian received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy cement and sand to plaster the walls and floor of my house and also buy a cow."
Rosemary's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rosemary received a $493 second payment.
"I am at peace because I now have a place to build on my own compound because I already have a parcel of land."