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GiveDirectly will start giving away $1,000 to people most affected by the coronavirus shutdown

19 Mar 2020

The government has talked about sending everyone a check to respond to the economic crisis. GiveDirectly, a charity known for its cash transfers to the poorest people in Africa, is going to start now.

GiveDirectly, a charitable non-profit whose mission is to “send money directly to the extreme poor,” is today launching an initiative to send those most affected by COVID-19’s economic impact a one-time grant of $1,000 each.

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