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.
Josphine's family
access_time 6 years ago
Josphine enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is the frequent sickness of my children and the lack of money to take them to hospital. "
Eunice's family
access_time 6 years ago
Eunice enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l have struggled to educate my children upto the university. "
Victor's family
access_time 6 years ago
Victor enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that l have struggled and built my own house. "
Jackline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jackline enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is we have struggled to buy iron sheets and poles ready to build our house. "
Lindah's family
access_time 6 years ago
Lindah enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of proper source of income to sustain my family."
Prisca's family
access_time 6 years ago
Prisca enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is unreliable source of income to sustain my family. "
Sarah's family
access_time 6 years ago
Sarah received a $493 second payment.
"Give Directly compares with other NGOs operating in our village in that GD is efficient and effective yet without conditions, we are very grateful. On the other hand, the other NGO operating here has corrupt staff yet even the benefits are insignificant."
Jackline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jackline received a $493 second payment.
"There's no any form of corruption with GiveDirectly because they give the cash directly to the recipients, unlike the other organizations that keep for themselves what meant for their recipients."
Elisha's family
access_time 6 years ago
Elisha received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives the cash directly to the recipients without any deductions but other organizations bring their helps through their ofiicers and local authorities who take the helps for themselves."
Linet's family
access_time 6 years ago
Linet received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference in our lives is that we are currently proud of a lovely new house, and we no longer go to our neighbors to answer calls of nature."