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.
Marikus's family
access_time 6 years ago
Marikus received a $99 initial payment.
"I plan on building a house, latrine and buying an ox"
Sila's family
access_time 6 years ago
Sila received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly doesn't have middlemen while other NGOs have corrupt middlemen."
Debora's family
access_time 6 years ago
Debora received a $99 initial payment.
"I will build a latrine, a kitchen and plaster my main house using my upcoming lumpsum payment."
Peter's family
access_time 6 years ago
Peter received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to buy oxen, a cow for milk, to expand my house and open a business."
Benard's family
access_time 6 years ago
Benard received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning to clear school fees for the whole year and buy at least one cow for milking."
Synthia's family
access_time 6 years ago
Synthia received a $99 initial payment.
"l am planning to build a house since am staying at the market center."
Esther's family
access_time 6 years ago
Esther received a $99 initial payment.
"l am planning to build a more spacious comfortable house since the one l have is too small."
Elen's family
access_time 6 years ago
Elen received a $99 initial payment.
"I am planning dig a borehole at home because we have water access problems."
Charles's family
access_time 6 years ago
Charles received a $99 initial payment.
"l am planning to build a more comfortable house because the one l have is in a bad condition."
Jane's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jane received a $496 second payment.
"GiveDirectly keeps promises while other NGOs don't keep promises."