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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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Rasto's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Rasto enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have a family. This is because none of my family members believed that I could ever have get married."
Hellen's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have worked hard and ensured that my children are well fed."
Carrolyn's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Carrolyn enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in my life is that I have many dependants and my income isn't sufficient to cater for all our financial needs."
Seprosa's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Seprosa enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I am a successful business woman. I have already put up rental houses that I earn monthly income from."
Ombogo's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Ombogo enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have worked hard as a farmer to build my house."
Elisha's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Elisha enrolled.
"The achievement we are proudest of is having been able to see our daughter through primary school and now she is in form two,this has been through hard work in our farm."
Mary's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The achievement I'm proudest of is having been able to join some women group in our village where we save money and lend out to each other, through this I was able to buy one sheep which has since given birth to a young one and can't wait to see it grow."
Gabriel's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Gabriel enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is lack of money to do better farming and to open up a business."
Stephen's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Stephen enrolled.
"My proudest achievements are that l have struggled to pay dowry to my parents inlaw. Secondly l have worked had and built my own house."
Tukiko's family
access_time almost 6 years ago
Tukiko enrolled.
"My biggest hardship in life is our health condition which is HIV positive part us on and off illness which is really affecting our production in terms of our work."