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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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Denis's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Denis received a $493 second payment.
"I married young and both of us had not gone to high school, i enrolled and completed then i planned to ensure my wife also gets to school, GD supported me achieve this dream and my wife is enrolled in high school. I also advanced and did a driving course awaiting for my license that will enable me get a job and diversify my income. I am so happy with GD's support."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Elizabeth received a $493 second payment.
"gives cash and let recipients decide on what to do with the money while other NGOs decides for recipients on what to do with the money."
Charles's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Charles received a $493 second payment.
"Other organizations' officers promote corruption by taking what they been given to deliver to the their beneficiaries, unlike GiveDirectly that gives the cash directly to us and lets us decide on how to spend it."
Musa's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Musa received a $493 second payment.
"I have settled debts which was giving me shame and quarrels."
Benta's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Benta received a $493 second payment.
"My life is better we are at peace in our family because we managed to clear the debt of dowry."
Mary's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Mary received a $493 second payment.
"I used to live in a very small house but now i have a lot of space that can host visitors comfortably."
Rosemary's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Rosemary received a $493 second payment.
"The biggest difference is that I have bought building materials for building a new house."
Hellen's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Hellen received a $493 second payment.
"Other NGOs do not have a fair process of enrolling beneficiaries, while GD has a very fair process of enrolling the recipients."
Justus's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Justus received a $493 second payment.
"GD has opened our eyes and held us out of poverty."
Caroline's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Caroline received a $493 second payment.
"In my view,other NGOs do not give any reasonable support, and some have very tough conditions that shuts most of the poor people out.GD on the other hand has done a wonderful job"