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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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Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in life is that my income is not sufficient to educate my children. At times I am forced to fund raise to pay school fee."
Maureen's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Maureen enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in life is that I lack sufficient funds to build a house and to educate my children because my spouse and I lack a proper source of income."
Evaline's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Evaline enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in life is that I lack a job and my spouse who is the sole breadwinner to the family earns very little from his job. My children are forced to attend public schools which perform very poorly since we can't afford private schools."
Joel's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Joel enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having cultivated cotton some time back, after harvesting and selling the cotton I was able to pay dowry for my first wife who, sadly, died some time back."
Esau's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Esau enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having worked as a motorcycle taxi driver and managed to establish my own homestead with money that I save daily."
James's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
James enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having been a very successful farmer and I have been able to buy a water pump, some cows and iron roofing sheets with money I got after selling my farm produce."
Florence's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Florence enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of enough money to buy farm implements like fertiliser, this means that my farm cannot produce optimal quantities of maize."
Thomas's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Thomas enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face right now is lack of a sustainable source of income for myself. Casual work is difficult to get sometimes so my family has to be very careful with what we spend our money on."
Benter's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Benter enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having started a small business selling tomatoes, onions and potatoes. The business has enabled me to educate my siblings who have no one to take care of them since my parents died a long time ago."
Chrispine's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Chrispine enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that was able to build my house using cash that I got from my house construction work and now a have my own house."