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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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Linet's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Linet received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to build an iron roofed house, pay my dowry and buy chicken and cattle for keeping."
Macy's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Macy received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly isn't corrupt while other NGOs are very corrupt."
David's family
access_time over 6 years ago
David received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to repair my roof, walls and floor with the upcoming lumpsum payment."
James's family
access_time over 6 years ago
James received a $493 second payment.
"I now easy time in farming because I have my own generator that helps me in pumping water in my farm."
Unice's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Unice received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a house and start a business with the upcoming lumpsum payment."
Salama's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Salama received a $493 second payment.
"My children can now attend school without any stress. I don't need to walk around soliciting for funds or rely on borrowings to take my children in school and this is the biggest difference in my daily life."
Poline's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Poline received a $493 second payment.
"l was always borrowing furniture anytime l have visitors from my neighbors but now l have my own furniture."
Oguma's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Oguma received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to cultivate my piece of land, pay school fees for my children, buy cement and cement the floor and walls of my house."
Phoebe's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Phoebe received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives cash direct to recipients while other NGOs gives cash through other people."
Peter's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Peter received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to clear school fees arrears and fence my home with the upcoming lumpsum payment."