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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:

The Day I Never Forgot

There was aboy used to live in kibera the boy brilliant and intelligence he worked hard every day at school and at home.When the final primary Examin ation occured he was a fail but his teacher encouraged him not give up he did his exams and he passed with flying colours he got 431 marks when the time came for joining his secondary forms no was willing to help him her parents wer poor he stayed home and there was one project came up and helped him to go to secondary school he was.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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