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.
Christine's family
access_time 6 years ago
Christine received a $493 second payment.
"Other Ngos never send us our donations directly to our phones as done by GD. They send us donations through the hands of other people who distribute them on the basis of "who knows who" while GD sends us donations directly to our phones without any bias."
Monica's family
access_time 6 years ago
Monica received a $476 third payment.
"I have a goal of fixing doors and windows and cementing my newly built house."
Rael's family
access_time 6 years ago
Rael received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to build a new house and open a shop."
Evaline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Evaline received a $493 second payment.
"GD is committed to what they say and they deliver the cash directly to the recipients without corruption but other organizations have their official taking some part of the cash and other valuables meant for the recipients."
Mereza's family
access_time 6 years ago
Mereza received a $493 second payment.
"Initially, I lived in a small house, where I never had my privacy at all especially at the presence of my children and visitors. I never had a room where I could even change my clothes but thanks to GD, that I am now living in a bigger house where I have gained my privacy and where I can keep my belongings safer, the biggest difference in my daily life."
Beatrice's family
access_time 6 years ago
Beatrice received a $493 second payment.
"I am happy and at peace because I managed to build the type of a house that I didn't know I would own in my life."
Pamela's family
access_time 6 years ago
Pamela received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to plaster my house and replace the roof of my kitchen."
Joyce's family
access_time 6 years ago
Joyce received a $476 third payment.
"I bought two cows for 33500 KES, a goat 3000 KES, maize 5800 KES and spent the rest on food."
Peter's family
access_time 6 years ago
Peter received a $493 second payment.
"I have an improved sanitation in courtesy of GD; I have now built my own latrine and therefore I never seek for both long and short calls in the nearby bush. And therefore since then we have never had any cholera incidence, the biggest difference in my daily life."
George's family
access_time 6 years ago
George received a $493 second payment.
"Am now feeling good because am now in the same level with other well off people."