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.
Silver's family
access_time 6 years ago
Silver received a $453 second payment.
"Formerly creditors were stressing me but now am stress free because I don't have any more debt"
Edison's family
access_time 6 years ago
Edison received a $471 initial payment.
"My standard of living improved and i was able to acquire assets that I couldn't have been able to get with out the help of givedirectly cash transfer."
Mercy's family
access_time 6 years ago
Mercy enrolled.
"When I was still unmarried, I ventured into poultry keeping by starting with three chicken and after a while, they multiply into a good number. Later, they were sold and my father used the cash to rent a piece of land for him to start farming. This is the achievement I am proudest of since I opened the door for my father to start farming. "
Nickson's family
access_time 6 years ago
Nickson enrolled.
"I dropped out of school while still in primary level-in class 7 to be specific and now I am paying the price for discontinuing with schooling since this has rendered me uncompetitive in the job market. As a consequence I am now a casual labourer. "
David's family
access_time 6 years ago
David enrolled.
"Receiving this money means i Will be able to pay school fees for my children, buy a piece of land , buy food for my family."
Stella's family
access_time 6 years ago
Stella enrolled.
"Receiving this money means to build permanent ironroofed house and educating my children studying in Academy secondary school kolir."
Hellen's family
access_time 6 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"Receiving this money means i Will be able to pay my medical bills since i am a hepatitis B patient, buy oxen for ploughing, buy household items. "
Anna's family
access_time 6 years ago
Anna enrolled.
"The biggest hardship i face is lack of money to enable me pay fees for my son studying in kolir comprehensive secondary and for buying oxen and ox-plough for ploughing."
Hellen's family
access_time 6 years ago
Hellen enrolled.
"The biggest hardship i face is lack of money to cater for my needs, like proper housing and many others."
Rose's family
access_time 6 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"The biggest hardship i face is lack of money to enable me pay school fees and provide school materials for my children studying in Angagam primary school. "