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.
Anyango's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Anyango enrolled.
"The achievement I am proudest of would be successfully completing my ECD certificate course. From my little wages, I managed to pay my school fees, meet family needs and now have attained my certificate in Early Childhood Education. I am glad that one time I will secure formal employment of my profession."
Jotham's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Jotham received a $5 initial payment.
"I currently can work comfortable knowing that at the end of the month I will be able to received transfers from GD."
Joyce's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Joyce received a $5 initial payment.
"I expect my life to change in the next six months in that I will be having a sustainable business that will enable me have a source of income."
David's family
access_time over 6 years ago
David received a $23 second payment.
"The difference in my life currently since I received this transfer are that I now have a goat and I started a business which is doing well."
Mary's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Mary received a $5 initial payment.
"I expect my life to change in the next six months in that, I will have repaired my roof and I will never be rained on again."
Meshak's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Meshak received a $5 initial payment.
"My new goal is to save part of the monthly transfers so that I can buy a cow that will remind me of Give Directly even when the program is over."
Meshack's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Meshack received a $5 initial payment.
"My life will change, I will probably be having a larger number of goats. My son's school fees will not be a problem any more. We will also afford to eat well in the household level."
Denis's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Denis received a $23 initial payment.
"In the next six months I expect my life to change since I plan to start a small cereals business."
Carolyne's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Carolyne received a $5 initial payment.
"The difference in my life currently is that we eat well as a family, I pay school fees in time and I won't be dependent on anyone."
Anjelina's family
access_time over 6 years ago
Anjelina received a $23 initial payment.
"My new goal is to buy enough iron sheets over the next months to replace my leaking roof,then I can save to buy cement to renovate the entire house."