Next
Random
Previous

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

Redcross Donation

It was this fateful morning when we saw this big car coming food and clothes for shelter. before we know it wasted cross with donation for us. the night before our school was burnt down by some strangers who claimed that our school compound belonged to them they burnt down our classes and domes and even some of the students were badly injured. seven students died before reaching the hospital . it was very painful and we could not bare it but the red cross organisation were here for us , because everything that belongs to us were burnt down and the red cross donated more than we can imagine. red cross did lot of change and helped alto of students perhaps (those were injured for those who died may they rest in peace . and for the red cross we will forever be grateful.

Related

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 physical needs
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

About the GlobalGiving Storytelling Project

This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
Learn more about the GlobalGiving Storytelling Project.

About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Uthiru, 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
 
 
Give Now

Help Us Expand the GlobalGiving Storytelling Program

You can support our efforts to create an online DIY toolkit for collecting and analyzing community
feedback by making a donation to GlobalGiving's Innovation Fund.
 
 

Collect Stories from Your Community - DIY Toolkit (Offline Version)

Download, print, and distribute the GlobalGiving Storytelling Form (PDF) to start collecting community feedback.

Once you have collected stories, we would love to work with you to transcribe them into our online database for analysis. Please contact Britt Lake at .

 
Portions of this framework are licensed from Cognitive Edge. For more information see www.sensemaker-suite.com