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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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Ascah's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Ascah received a $493 second payment.
"GD is the only NGO that has included everyone. The other NGOs just visit a few people and most of us cannot tell what they do."
Dwiner's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Dwiner received a $493 second payment.
"GD has poured sufficient peace in my household since a lot has changed; I am now having a latrine and we don't need to seek for both short and long calls in the bush, infested with huge and dangerous snakes. This is a big difference in my life."
Emilly's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Emilly received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly is very transparent, unlike other organizations that give half what they say and some even disappear with the help for the poor."
Oraro's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Oraro received a $493 second payment.
"GD's criteria of selecting people is free and fair while other NGOs their criteria is not free and fair. "
Joseph's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Joseph received a $493 second payment.
"I have been unable to pay my wife's dowry, am glad that I have finally paid it."
Beatrice's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Beatrice received a $493 second payment.
"My children are no longer walking naked as before."
Samwel's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Samwel received a $493 second payment.
"I am relieved because I didn't have a house but now I have. "
Odiembo's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Odiembo received a $493 second payment.
"Initially, I was worried how I could pursue a degree course on Business Administration at Maseno and I am now well educated and learned to think critically and make wise decisions, the biggest difference in my daily life."
Rose's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Rose received a $493 second payment.
"GD gives cash while other NGOs gives goods."
Mary's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"GiveDirectly gives us good amounts of money that helps in changing our lives, but other organizations that also give cash give very little amounts that don't bring any change."