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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:

Lilian Wagalla

Lilian wagallah is one of the most influencing people to bring change to our community.She saw the need of establishing a center at our place which could cater for formal and informal education.She opened an institution called the Magoso center.It is mainly a pre-school and there are undergoing plans to open up a secondary school and a college. With the help of some donors lilian wagallah opened the school four years back and has managed to produce top students to join secondary schools.She has also managed to take care of over 10 orphans fully.She pays everything they need. She also has opened a tailoring business whereby she has created job opportunities to some members of the society.She also manages some 20 secondary school children and i thank her for the great work she has done.

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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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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: Kibera Mashimoni, Nairobi, Kenya
 
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