chat
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.
to follow someone and stay updated on their journey with GiveDirectly.

Want to hear more updates from recipients? Click below to follow 10!

Follow 10

Caroline's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Caroline received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to move out and build my home , l also plan to buy seats ."
Siprosa's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Siprosa received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on building an iron roofed house.I also want to buy 2 cows."
Joel's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Joel received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to spend a larger portion of the transfer on building a spacious iron roofed house. I'm also planning to by some furniture."
Helen's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Helen received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to pay school fee because l have a huge balance, l also plan to plaster my house and to build a toilet."
Charles's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Charles received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to pay school, l also plan to buy to buy water tank."
Margaret's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Margaret received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on repairing and plastering my house.I also want to pay school fees for my child going to secondary school."
Fibi's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Fibi received a $98 initial payment.
"I'm planning to repair my house because its in bad condition. I'm also planning to pay my daughter in high school fees."
Fredrick's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Fredrick received a $98 initial payment.
"l plan to marry and pay dowry . l also plan to move out and build my home."
Fredrick's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Fredrick received a $98 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on paying school fees for my child.I also want to pay a downpayment for a land I want to buy."
Jane's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Jane received a $98 initial payment.
"I planning to build a kitchen. I'm also planning to buy a cow with the remaining amount."