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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:

Donation Of Blood

It was one saturday after noon,in our village uthiru.I was coming out of the school, i met with an organization who erre trying to talk or help people n blood donation e.g Diabetes. they actually approached me and asked f i ant.To me i knew it could help so many that coud need my assistance.I first went to be coulsseled by them, then afteewards i took a test of which many were talking,one was to be talking blood to see whethear you have any diseases,another was to measure your wait. If you wanted to donate your weight must be 50kg and over.So i went and filled the form which i was supposed to sfter that i want and my blood was taken. To me i knew that there is a person who needs that blood and if i can donate to them,why cant i? because to them its means a lot and i know i can save life.And am proud of myself for being a donor.

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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I helped make the story happen

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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: Uthiru, Nairobi, Kenya
 
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