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.
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Barack's family
access_time 6 years ago
Barack enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is lack of enough food, because here we only harvest rice once in a year, and this is hardly enough to feed the family all year round. "
Duncan's family
access_time 6 years ago
Duncan enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is lack of money to pay school fees for the many children that I am supporting in school. I have several dependant children, and paying their school fees is a problem. "
Wellingtone's family
access_time 6 years ago
Wellingtone enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of is building my own house with the money I got when I sold some rice from my farm. "
Elizabeth's family
access_time 6 years ago
Elizabeth enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is the fact that I don't have a house, coupled with the fact that I am a widow. "
Enock's family
access_time 6 years ago
Enock enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is lack of money to improve my farming activities. "
David's family
access_time 6 years ago
David enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is lack of a steady stream of income. "
Donna's family
access_time 6 years ago
Donna enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I am facing in my life is lack of money to pay fees for my children and even for buying them other necessities. "
Jael's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jael received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to pay my child's college fees, fence my compound and build a chcken house."
Dorothy's family
access_time 6 years ago
Dorothy received a $493 second payment.
"I have a business which provides me with daily income and also keeps me busy."
Dolphine's family
access_time 6 years ago
Dolphine received a $493 second payment.
"Other organizations have so many officials who their helps pass through hence most of the helps disappear along the distribution chain, unlike GD that give the cash directly to the recipients through mobile phone transfers."