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.
Everline's family
access_time 6 years ago
Everline received a $473 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer on a heifer and a goat for 22,000 KES because they will replicate and benefit me a great deal in future.. I then build a small kitchen to facilitate my cooking activities since I used to cook from a structure that was almost falling off."
Sammy's family
access_time 6 years ago
Sammy received a $23 initial payment.
"I have now enrolled my child in an academy and hoping to see him through. I also plan to set up poultry farming."
Julius's family
access_time 6 years ago
Julius received a $23 initial payment.
"At the moment, I am planning to start keeping grade chicken since I hear from people at the radio motivating people to do this kind of farming since it fetches high profit."
Charles's family
access_time 6 years ago
Charles received a $473 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer on 2 bulls to support land preparation, which has enabled me increase land under crops from the previous 1 acre when I used my hands to prepare land, up to 3.5 acres currently which I expect will improve our food security at family level.I believe as long as there is sufficient harvest at family level, even without much money one can still do well."
Jane's family
access_time 6 years ago
Jane received a $473 third payment.
"I spent y third transfer on Secondary school fee for my daughter for 10,000 KES.I spent the balance on plastering my three room house whose extension I carried out using my second transfer since as a widow, proper shelter has been an issue to me."
David's family
access_time 6 years ago
David received a $23 initial payment.
"My life is currently different now that i have chicken that can give me a daily income.i will be having a cow soon and this makes me hopeful."
Angelina's family
access_time 6 years ago
Angelina received a $23 initial payment.
"My new plan to keep a lot of poultry. There is a new college in the neighborhood that places orders and I intend to supply them and make earnings. This will change our lives in a big way."
Zedy's family
access_time 6 years ago
Zedy received a $23 initial payment.
"I see my program changing not as I expected before but much better. By six months i expect to have added up two more sheep to make three and at least owning one cow in our household."
Winny's family
access_time 6 years ago
Winny received a $23 initial payment.
"Our new goal is to buy a dairy cow, this will be an an additional source of income and food for my family."
Robert's family
access_time 6 years ago
Robert received a $23 initial payment.
"I expect my life to change in the next six months in that I will be financial free since my poultry business will be up and running. Have my children well taken care off in terms of food and education."