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.
Joyce's family
access_time 6 years ago
Joyce enrolled.
"My husband is a womanizer and he becomes so harsh when I ask him. We don't have peace in the house."
Monica's family
access_time 6 years ago
Monica enrolled.
"My husband is blind and all family responsibilities lies on me. It's very hard. "
Vicoty's family
access_time 6 years ago
Vicoty enrolled.
"I don't have a stable job and I depend on menial work for sustaining my family this makes my life so hard. "
Agnes's family
access_time 6 years ago
Agnes enrolled.
"My greatest achievement is buying a milk cow. "
Peter's family
access_time 6 years ago
Peter enrolled.
"My biggest hardship is my income is so little yet I have children in high school that needs school fees. "
Rebecca's family
access_time 6 years ago
Rebecca received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that I'm currently in a position to access food unlike previously when I had to be a fishmonger to earn a living. Besides, my children are schooling normally unlike previously when school fees was a stumbling block."
Salome's family
access_time 6 years ago
Salome received a $496 second payment.
"GD gives unconditional cash in hand, while the other NGO paid my child's school fees directly to the school."
Everlin's family
access_time 6 years ago
Everlin received a $496 second payment.
"All the NGOs are good because they support poor families and orphans which enable us educate our children who would otherwise have been school drop outs."
Michael's family
access_time 6 years ago
Michael received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my daily life is that I currently have a few possessions which I never owned before such as a bull and chairs."
Domtila's family
access_time 6 years ago
Domtila received a $496 second payment.
"The biggest difference in my life is that my daughter is currently learning uninterrupted rather than being sent sent home for fees, after I settled her school fees."