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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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Mcdan's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Mcdan received a $493 second payment.
"In so many NGOs there are a lot of corruption while GD is very transparent."
Mediatrix's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Mediatrix received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives a lot of money while other NGOs give very little help."
Masline's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Masline received a $493 second payment.
"I am so happy to have treated my mum, paid school fees and build a toilet which we did not have in our home."
Anna's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Anna received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I no longer buy paraffine since I have solar for lighting."
Jane's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Jane received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I have a cemented floor hence I don't have to repair it every time."
Linet's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Linet received a $493 second payment.
"I was living in a mud house that was dusty but now living in a permanent house."
Irine's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Irine received a $493 second payment.
"We have been working hard to raise money to pay my dowry, but it has been difficult until we received the transfer. We are now using solar lamp and not the keosene lamp which is smoky."
Everlyne's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Everlyne received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives grants while other NGOs give material things."
Nicolas's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Nicolas received a $493 second payment.
"Initially, I was homeless, however I am now having my own house where we sleep at more comfortably and program ourselves better on a daily basis. The dwelling has equally given me a sense of singularity the biggest difference in my daily life."
Evaline's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Evaline received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly doesn't have middlemen while other NGOs have a lot of middlemen."