Blanket them With Love -Flood&Cold Relief Thailand

 
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GlobalGiving's Storytelling Project

We're collecting stories from the actual people who benefit from the projects on GlobalGiving to identify problems and potential solutions. Here are some of the stories that we've collected from communities that have benefited from projects similar to this one. Learn more.

Note: These stories talk about the same issues that this project addresses, but are not necessarily about this specific project.

Drug In The Slum

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Drug in the slum Drug is one of the major problems facing slum youth.This is majorly because most family in the slum are involved in drugs. Some families use drugs to get their daily bread while others use drugs to reduce stress caused by poverty. Others use drugs due to peer pressure and low self esteem. This problem really needs and emergency assistance. Read more.
Related to project keywords: emergency, family, families, needs, reduce

Self-control

By a male, 16-21 years old, in Tran-nzoia, Kenya
Map of SELF-CONTROL Several children in the village suffered cholera,the situation leading to all this was poor sanitary environment at their homes.To control the situation the sanitary officer in the district level in conjuction with the chief made a public awareness in the village and moved from home to home viewing the conditions there.Many were found without toilets and dustbins and were made to dig them right away.After few months the people began living a purely life. Read more.
Related to project keywords: self-control, living, homes, environment, situation

A Life Difficult To Turn Away From.

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Limuru, Kenya
Map of  A LIFE DIFFICULT TO TURN AWAY FROM. There is a man who has a daughter.He used to take alcohol and used to smoke a lot, later he was affected by it. He began experiencing problems with his health and the family got concered and decided to help.He was taken to rehabilitation hoping to safe his life and make it better. He stayed for 3 months and he consumed alot of money and resources. The man left the reharb and went back home.To everyone's surprise,he didn't change and he continued affecting him. After sometime, he got sick to the point of death but by good luck,he survived the deal but he was still in danger of losing his life.The excess consumption of alcohol and smoking led to all that. Read more.
Related to project keywords: affecting, family, health, affected, months

Mututho Law

By a female, 46-60 years old , in Busia, Kenya
Map of MUTUTHO LAW With over 30 000 bars countrywide ,kenya has been described as one drinking den'' with youths in parts of the country becoming hopeless and zombies from consu ming alcohol and beer. Their health worsened as some of this brewed beer burned their livers and kidneys an d they would die so early and young and hopeless situation. The alcoholic act commonly known as''Mututho law'' have seen changes occur in my community though it si now facing a great challenge of implementation but for ones we can witness responsible drinking and production of alcoholic drinks that don't contain harmfull to human health. Read more.
Related to project keywords: health, youths, situation, early, facing

Born Attached

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of Born attached It has been astonishing to see babies born with their heads attached together, this makes their survival minimal. The family need money to have the babies operated so that they can be apart. The family have been facing financial challenges which much them to get help. Offering a service without payment is very encouraging one of the doctors had to help the family with the service of operating the children. the individual sacrificed his service and he was able to separate the children in a safe way. Read more.
Related to project keywords: family, see, service, financial, safe

Social And Truth Leads To Employment

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Kiluhura District, Uganda
Map of Social and truth leads to employment Kyankongyi Joshua.This is aman who heared people's request and answered them. This man works as a LC2 on the sub-county and this man helped people by bringing electricity and he was serious about this issue because all this villages recieved electricity and this brought about security among villages and even people's homes also got security.This brought employment on the areas where by now all business men and women works during night because they are having right which is enough for them. Read more.
Related to project keywords: areas, homes, security, social, bringing

Opportunity

By a female, 16-21 years old, in Limuru, Kenya
Map of OPPORTUNITY The girl by the name Njoki was one among a family of three girls got to finish her K.C.P.E.Due to lack of resources by her family in Nyahururu,she moved to Limuru in search of a job.Later she was employed as a house help and was well paid. She worked hard and hoped that one day she could go back to school.Due to her hard work, one day her employee who owned a school asked her whether she would love to go back to school. This was like a dream to her, one year down the line and here was the opportunity she longed for.she accepted and prepared herself to go back to school.Her employer catered for all her needs,paid her wages gave food, shelter and clothing.Also extended the kind gesture to her family and now the two families are good associates. It is good to touch a persons heart. Read more.
Related to project keywords: family, love, needs, year, go back

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Project Leader

Vena Lung

Volunteer to the Foundation for Life
Bangkok, Thailand

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