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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:

A Super Hero.

Once upon a time i heard a girl screaming,''Help!help! and by that time i was passing near the bush.I was scared something might happen to me.I remembered that our sunday school teacher taught us that if someone is in need you should help him or her.I quickly followed where the sound came from at the end i saw a naked man and a girl,i didn't know what are the intatios of that man may be that man was a wich.I quickly followed the way that i came from and i ran to tell my parent i have seen on reaching the place i toldmy parents the incident and i showed them the place my father and mother went on calling the neighbours with a meanite the crowd of people were gathered their .They stoned that man to death meacylesly .The crowd was shouting my name.I felt happy in my heart and even a hero.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: None

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to church

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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: Kwaya 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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