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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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Ruth's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Ruth received a $475 third payment.
"My new goal is to build an iron roofed house."
Solomon's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Solomon received a $493 second payment.
"GD supports individuals while other NGOs are supporting groups."
Maureen's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Maureen received a $493 second payment.
"GD is almost the same as other NGOs because they all give aid to the poor but the difference is GD does not involve recipients in a lot of process of going through chiefs, assistant chiefs and other government bodies in order to receive the aid."
Ezekiel's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Ezekiel received a $493 second payment.
"Ploughing was becoming hectic for me but now i am at ease and will get good yields with the help of my oxen. I can also hire them out to other farmers."
Washington's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Washington received a $493 second payment.
"GD has increased my financial flow; I am now receiving more money from various businesses that we have opened and this has changed our standards of living- good meals and clothing, the biggest difference in my daily life."
Simon's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Simon received a $493 second payment.
"I live far away from a water source but now i am able to access water in my compound and also to irrigate meaning that i will have vegetables all year round."
Milka's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Milka received a $493 third payment.
"I spent my second transfer on completing payment of a motorcycle.I also bought building materials (23 iron sheets,polls,nails,steel door and 3 windows)."
Anne's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Anne received a $493 second payment.
"Initially, I lived in an old house where our lives were always in danger of its collapse and this instill fear in us, however I am no longer living with fear since I managed to acquire a better house, the biggest difference in my life."
Damaris's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Damaris received a $493 second payment.
"I had a very old house but now i have a new house."
Lorine's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Lorine received a $475 third payment.
"I bought ballast 5000 KES, five windows 10000 KES, cement 18000 KES, iron sheets 15000 KES, maize 3300 KES and spent the rest on food."