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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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Albert's family
access_time 6 days ago
Albert received a $61 fourth payment.
"This recipient said that the program is helping him to be able to make available food for his household"
Ismaila's family
access_time 6 days ago
Ismaila received a $61 fourth payment.
"According to this Recipient, the transfer is helping him to regularly provide food for his family"
Johnson's family
access_time 6 days ago
Johnson received a $61 fourth payment.
"This recipient said that the transfer helped her to be back in business after her business collapsed as the result of the lockdown"
Odester's family
access_time 6 days ago
Odester received a $61 fourth payment.
"This recipient said that the transfer helped him to pay his rental fees as well as helped to revive his business that was at the verge of collapsing"
Paul's family
access_time 6 days ago
Paul received a $501 initial payment.
"I was so happy to see an Mpesa message on my phone when I woke up in the morning. I cannot describe the kind of happiness I had, I celebrated with my children after receiving the good news. With the money, I saw my dreams had come true, I was now going to be able to plant like the rest of the people in the village and my family was going to get a new house."
Annah's family
access_time 6 days ago
Annah received a $501 initial payment.
"I was so happy with my family when I received the Mpesa message saying I had received the money, I could not believe my eyes and I cannot describe the amount of happiness that I felt. I felt a ray of hope in me because I had lost all hope of ever getting such kind of money. I thanked God for answering my prayers and I was happy because I was going to finish up building my house."
Cecelia's family
access_time 6 days ago
Cecelia received a $91 fourth payment.
"Life is better now with gd transfer she's making her business to take care of her old age if she had never received the money she was going to feel bad."
Haja's family
access_time 6 days ago
Haja received a $91 fourth payment.
"According to her, she was sitting home but since she got the transfer her life started improving through selling.if she had never received the transfer according to her, she was not going to do anything but depends on God for their living."
Cathrine's family
access_time 6 days ago
Cathrine received a $91 fourth payment.
"The different now is before according to her, the grandchildren was like worry about her regular medication but gd transfer have brought joy in her life. if she had never received the transfer she was going to feel bad."
Rose's family
access_time 6 days ago
Rose received a $91 second payment.
"The different now is her small business is increasing with the help from gd transfer. she's now making a big business supporting the children. if she had never received the transfer. according to her, she could still be on the old hustle and manager life."