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.
Damaris's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Damaris received a $493 second payment.
"GD do not ask for refunds while other NGOs gives loans."
Monica's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Monica received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives grants while other NGOs give loans."
Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly allows one to decide on what to tackle with the cash, but other organizations say that they can't put cash into our hands claiming that we might misuse the funds so they decide on what projects to do for us."
Everlyne's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Everlyne received a $493 second payment.
"My husband is now able to bring some food home every evening from the motorbike income."
Wuinter's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Wuinter received a $493 second payment.
"GD does not give loan while other NGOs gives loan."
Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have is that I have utensils in my house hence I don't borrow."
Emilly's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Emilly received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives money while other NGOs just give shoes."
Lizzy's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Lizzy received a $493 second payment.
"I'm happy I managed to clear school fee so I didn't have to sell any of my cows to raise their school fee as I used to do previously."
Alice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Alice received a $493 second payment.
" GiveDirectly isn't corrupt while other NGOs are very corrupt."
Joan's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Joan received a $493 second payment.
"I now have something that legally belong to me that I can reach at when I have a problem and I also have my own utensils so I no longer borrow."