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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

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Kibera Church of God is oneof the first schools to be established in Kibera with the aim of educating the younger population and it started as a non-profit making organisation. It is sponsored by some donners from the West and it has been a success. I myself went through my lower level education in that school and it was the best. They had one of the best facilities around and they had a lunch programme which was fantastic. We used to pay like a third of the normal fees and teh donner would pay for the rest. The school although a lower level primary school has produced engineers and engineer graduates which I believe they achieved through a strong foundation which was the Kibera Church of God. Not only being a school, Kibera Church of God is also a church and also help s the needy members of teh society. May God bless them and add them more and more to their basket.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Kibera Church Of God

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  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I helped make the story happen

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera - Laini Saba, Nairobi, Kenya
 
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