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

Marriage Problems

I, as marriage mother of six children I have real life-experience especially with problems facing couples most of them. I have passed through thicic and thies in their houses as wives and husbands. Their matrimonial days scone like entars but now i have turned to wild. Some husbands ever drink and whenever they come home , the first steps to hear in the houses are beats and slaps. Some women I regret rushing for marriage which hoping that they could better helpes but all invail. Therefore I deceded to look for help and to the organization which is CANJALA disoible self help group help us with food and clothin.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Ganjala Disabled Self Help Group

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Funyula, Kenya
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