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.
Dorcas's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Dorcas received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is prompt in sending money while other NGOs take a lot of time in sending help."
Elizabeth's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Elizabeth received a $493 second payment.
"GD's transfer is not refundable while other NGOs are giving refundable transfer."
Daniel's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Daniel received a $493 second payment.
"The floor of my is now cemented and it's no longer dusty as before when my children used to get infected from flees due to dust."
Roselyne's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Roselyne received a $493 second payment.
"My life has improved and I do not have any stress of looking for school fee because I already have money saved for next terms fee."
Caroline's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Caroline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to plaster the walls and floor of my house and also buy some seats."
Edward's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Edward received a $493 second payment.
"Initially, I was homeless, I used to seek for refuge at my brother's house where I never had authority and privacy, however, I am now living according to my long awaited desires; full privacy and authority in my personal house the biggest difference in my daily life."
Pamela's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Pamela received a $99 initial payment.
"I will spend the upcoming lumpsum to pay school for my son in college and buy household items that am lacking."
Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives large sum of money while other NGOs gives small amount of money."
Hosline's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Hosline received a $493 second payment.
"GD sends transfers directly to the recipients while other Ngos channel our donations through the hands of other people, where they dwindle along the way before they reach us."
Rojers's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rojers received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I was able to harvest well from the land I rented and ploughed."