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.
to follow someone and stay updated on their journey with GiveDirectly.

Want to hear more updates from recipients? Click below to follow 10!

Follow 10

Elizabeth's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Elizabeth enrolled.
"I am proudest of the fact that I have been able to to support four of my children through secondary school even after the death of their father. "
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 achievement I am proudest of is having financially supported my children through secondary school after the death of their father more than ten years ago. "
Martin's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Martin enrolled.
"Our proudest achievement is that I have managed to construct iron roofed house for my family."
Olivia's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Olivia enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is that we don't have a stable source of income which we can use to support our family. We solely depend on subsistence farming which is not reliable."
George's family
access_time over 6 years ago
George enrolled.
"The biggest hardship that we have faced in life is lack of adequate income to pay school fees for my children."
Enock's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Enock enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in life is having to live as a single man after my wife deserted me and took my five children away. "
Atlight's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Atlight enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is that I have worked hard selling fish to educate my children and one is currently in the University."
Elizabeth's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Elizabeth enrolled.
"The biggest hardship I face in life is that I lack money to expand my business so that I can increase my level of income and educate my children."