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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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Everlyne's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Everlyne received a $496 second payment.
"I will be able to build my own home and settle on."
Penina's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Penina received a $496 second payment.
"The other NGOs enroll only orphaned children, while GD include all the needy people. "
Feny's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Feny enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that we have been able to build our house using cash that we got from the sale of our farm produce. "
Mary's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Mary enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that getting school fees for my children and food to eat is a problem as our income is very low. This has forced my daughter drop out of school after finishing primary school as I don't have cash to pay for her secondary school education."
Sabina's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Sabina enrolled.
"The achievement that I am proudest of is that I was able to buy utensils for my house using cash that I had saved from the casual jobs that I have been doing in the village. "
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Elizabeth enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in my life has been paying school fees for my children. I currently have one child in high school and another one in college, but I have to struggle, especially being a widow. "
Peter's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in my life is struggling to pay school fees for my younger brother. "
Ruth's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Ruth enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in my life is lack of food for my family due to failed maize harvest. "
Judith's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Judith enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I have faced in my life is lack of money to pay school fees in time for my children. "
Martin's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Martin enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that I have faced in life is when I was diagnosed with cancer. It has been a big challenge for me because I spend a lot of the money that I get towards my medication and this leaves us with little money to support my family."