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.
Ruth's family
access_time 6 years ago
Ruth enrolled.
"The biggest hardship we're facing currently is on paying school fees for our daughter in secondary school and also her brother who will soon be joining secondary school as well.Our business is not doing very well and as such making ends meet is not easy."
Augustine's family
access_time 6 years ago
Augustine enrolled.
"The achievement we're proudest of is having been able to build our current house,we used to rent in a nearby center and paying rent was not easy given that income from our business was not much."
Christabell's family
access_time 6 years ago
Christabell enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having been able to save money from my small business of baking Mandazi and used it to take my first born child to a mechanic course and he's now able to fend for himself. "
Dalmas's family
access_time 6 years ago
Dalmas enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having been able to grow sugarcane which did very well and through the proceeds I bought a motorcycle even though the motorcycle got an accident and is now written off. "
Angelina's family
access_time 6 years ago
Angelina enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is lack food, because I only depend on subsistence farming and my health is failing. "
Tyson's family
access_time 6 years ago
Tyson enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is enrolling for a course in hotel management, although I have yet to complete it. "
Alphonse's family
access_time 6 years ago
Alphonse enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is the sickness of my wife, who is currently hospitalised, and I need money to settle her bill. "
John's family
access_time 6 years ago
John enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is enrolling two of my children in high school, and also continuing to support the others through their schooling. "
Maureen's family
access_time 6 years ago
Maureen enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is lack enough food for the family due to the fact that farming doesn't do very well here. "
Nancy's family
access_time 6 years ago
Nancy enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is building our house. "