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.
Carren's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Carren received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to construct a new house as my current house is old and quite small."
Wasingtone's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Wasingtone received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy bull cows for ox-ploughing with the upcoming lumpsum transfers."
Dorine's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Dorine received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is very truthful and transparent, unlike other organizations that give half of what they promised."
Masela's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Masela received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay college fees for my son, buy a heifer and also repair my house."
Charles's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Charles received a $99 initial payment.
"I will repair my house with the upcoming lumpsum transfer."
George's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
George received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have income from renting my public address hence am able to pay the motorcycle loan I have."
Jackline's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Jackline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to have a new home and construct a bigger and better house that is spacious enough."
Martin's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Martin received a $99 initial payment.
"I will spend the upcoming transfer to build a house."
Phillia's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Phillia received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly says something and does exactly as they say and they process everything faster, unlike other organizations that say that they'll help people only for them to come after a very long time with less than half of their promise."
Jane's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Jane received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy two cows and also complete payment of school fees."