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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:

Diseases

Stories of children dying at the tender age especially those children who are on the lower class has been on going.The parents of such children cannot afford the treatment of this preventable diseases that sweeps away this young ones because they have other immediate needs like food,shelter and clothing to care for.The scheme is placed by the government locks out majority of people who are poor and cannot afford the provision of this treatment service hence the increase in the number of death of this children.The initiation of Baraka clinic by a generous donor is made a big difference in the likes of may people.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Baraka Clinic

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Mathare, 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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