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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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Maurine's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Maurine received a $99 initial payment.
"We plan to pay my dowry, and move to my own home, and buy ironsheet, timber and nails and build an iron roofed house."
Fredrick's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Fredrick received a $494 second payment.
"I was too poor to pay my wife's dowry until I received transfer."
Hellena's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Hellena received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to build a new iron roofed house because my current house is too old. I'm also planning to settle my daughter in-law dowry."
Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on school fee and purchase of small livestock."
David's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
David received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to pay my wife's dowry because we have lived for a long time yet I have not visited her home. We also hope to start a money generating activity so that we may earn an income as a family."
Rebeca's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rebeca received a $494 second payment.
"There is a difference in that GD has already delivered, but nothing is forthcoming from some of these NGOs even after one of them enrolled my son."
Fred's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Fred received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to invest a larger portion of the transfer in livestock. I'm also planning to invest the rest in retail shop business."
Eunice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Eunice received a $99 initial payment.
"I have a huge school fees arrears, I hope to spend the money on clearing it."
Beatrice's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Beatrice received a $99 initial payment.
"We plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on construction of a new house and paying dowry to my parents."
Rose's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rose received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan to spend my upcoming lump sum payment on improvement of our housing structure and expanding my fresh fish business."