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.
Christine's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Christine received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly comes directly to us and assesses our living standards by itself without involving the local authorities in selecting who to be a beneficiary as others organizations do hence creating room for discrimination."
Irene's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Irene received a $493 second payment.
"Since my bride price has been paid, we now have peace between our two families and we can now concentrate on having a new home."
Ruth's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Ruth received a $493 second payment.
"My life has improved I now have a descent house which I didn't know I would own in my life after my husband died leaving me without a house. I also managed to pay school fee without straining because before I could work on peoples farms in order to pay school fee."
Caroline's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Caroline received a $493 second payment.
"GD has changed my life by giving the money directly to me."
Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"GD has no corruption and only gives help to those who deserve while other NGOs are corrupt and only gives help to those who bribes them."
Sarah's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Sarah received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is very commited to what they say, unlike other organizations that never commit to their word."
Hellen's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Hellen received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives us money directly and allows us to use as we desire."
Maurice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Maurice enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is living in a house with a leaking roof. "
Jayne's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Jayne enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is lack of a steady stream of income, or lack of a regular job. "
Rasto's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rasto enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is paying dowry for my wife. "