chat
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.
to follow someone and stay updated on their journey with GiveDirectly.

Want to hear more updates from recipients? Click below to follow 10!

Follow 10

Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in life is lack of proper source of income to feed my family."
Jecinter's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Jecinter enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have a house that my spouse and I have combined effort to build."
Alice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Alice enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have dedicated my life and time for my children."
Beatrice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Beatrice enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in life is lack of sufficient finances to cater for all my needs. I am currently living in a very small house because the money I earn is only enough for food and school fee."
Janet's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Janet enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have an iron roofed house that I built using money accrued from selling fish. My spouse left me in a small grass thatched house."
Ezakiel's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Ezakiel enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I built my house using small savings I accrued from fishing."
Mary's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have been able to feed my family through farming."
Esther's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Esther enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in my life is marital conflict arising from infidelity. I have been assaulted a number of times by my husband and he has infected me with HIV."
Esther's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Esther enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l have struggled to buy a fence though I have not manged to fence my compound because of lack of money."
Jane's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Jane enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of reliable source of income to sustain my family."