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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:

Lack Of Paraffin

in our country therface so many problem in kenya.Such lack of paraffin.the problem of paraffin in our country is now becoming worst because i can in Uganda there is a lot of paraffin. But there came a white person called living cone.the man came with the idea of helping do that because they don't have enough working machine.This white man was having humble hearted for helping those people who are lacking something.but now the white man took a time and went to his country to go and connect the pipe which they will transfer the paraffin come in kenya.now we thanked the white man for going for his work for making the problem we there going through.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw 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 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Jinja, Kampala, Uganda
 
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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