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.
Hellen's family
access_time 6 years ago
Hellen received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to buy two oxen and an ox-plough for farming activities. I'm also planning to cement the floor of my house because its earth at the moment."
Doris's family
access_time 6 years ago
Doris received a $496 second payment.
"l was in a dusty house but now l am very happy l am in comfortable house."
Irine's family
access_time 6 years ago
Irine received a $99 initial payment.
"We will pay dowry to my parents then move to a new home using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Evarline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Evarline received a $99 initial payment.
"I'm planning to enlarge my house because the current one I have is small in size. I have a plan of buying some new chairs. I'm also planning to settle my dowry."
Roseline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Roseline received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning on plastering my house and buy beddings ."
Perez's family
access_time 6 years ago
Perez received a $496 second payment.
"l am a tailor but l could not work because l did not have a sewing-machine but now l earn a living because of this machine."
Mary's family
access_time 6 years ago
Mary received a $496 second payment.
"GD sends cash transfers to the poor in the community that helps them to meet their various needs while other NGOs sometimes just give drugs for treatment or just offer medical services."
Agnes's family
access_time 6 years ago
Agnes received a $99 initial payment.
"I am going to extend my main house and clear school fees balance for my children using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Rose's family
access_time 6 years ago
Rose received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to expand my house and plaster it with my upcoming lump-sum payment."
Tom's family
access_time 6 years ago
Tom received a $496 second payment.
"GD ensures that help comes direct to the recipient unlike to other NGOs like Afya Nyanza who gives conditions on how to use money which has never been given out."