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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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Sofia's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Sofia received a $493 second payment.
"I do not know what the other NGOs do. "
Yustar's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Yustar received a $493 second payment.
"I used to rent a house at the shopping center but now i no longer pay rent because i live in my own house."
Perez's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Perez received a $493 second payment.
"I was able to reduce my 2 children's fee balance with the token and i enrolled another one in college i feel relieved and happy."
David's family
access_time over 6 years ago
David received a $493 second payment.
"Other organizations are corrupt and some of their items don't fit our needs, unlike GiveDirectly that gives us cash in a very transparent manner to purchase what we lack."
Jane's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Jane received a $493 second payment.
"GD has given us direct transfers that have improved my life."
Lilian's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Lilian enrolled.
"The achievement we're proudest of is having been able to educate our children through primary school and are now in secondary school and doing well."
Polyne's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Polyne enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I'm facing is on paying school fees for my children who are in secondary school, being a widow makes it even harder since I have no other person to assist me."
Prisca's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Prisca enrolled.
"The achievement we're proudest of is having been able to save money from farming and bought two cows that were are currently raising. "
Susan's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Susan enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we face now is on paying school fees for our two children in secondary school, one is in form three and the other in form two.This is difficult given that we have no other sources of income other than farming."
Patricia's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Patricia enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I'm facing currently is on making ends meet,I depend on farming which at times does do produce much for the family."