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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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Damaris's family
access_time 6 years ago
Damaris received a $493 second payment.
"Other organizations only give help on specific areas, unlike GiveDirectly that gives cash for one to use in any area of their concern."
Pilista's family
access_time 6 years ago
Pilista received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to construct a new house as the current one is old and has been attacked by termites."
Finter's family
access_time 6 years ago
Finter received a $99 initial payment.
"We are planning to build a house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer payment."
Dorcas's family
access_time 6 years ago
Dorcas received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to buy ironsheet, timber and nails, and extend my house to make it more spacious."
Lilian's family
access_time 6 years ago
Lilian received a $493 second payment.
"GD has no corruption while other NGOs are corrupt."
Dalmas's family
access_time 6 years ago
Dalmas received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay school fees for my two children in high school and buy a cow with the upcoming payment."
Jane's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jane received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to start a business. (Selling second-hand clothes)"
Fhiona's family
access_time 6 years ago
Fhiona received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house and start a business with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
Lilian's family
access_time 6 years ago
Lilian received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly doesn't ask for any payment as other organizations that offer help in terms of loan which have to be paid back."
Caroline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Caroline received a $99 initial payment.
"I hope to complete the chicken house and buy chicken for rearing, and their feeds."