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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:

Hiv/aids Awareness

Community transformers is one of the organization determined to reduce the spread of HIV and AIDs .It does this through one of its programmes called peer education where they meet different people in the communities and school and churches to help spread HIV/AIDS awareness . One of the places they visited is Bishop Mzomba primary school in Dandora.They met different school who had been gathered at a church and created HIV awareness. They taught the children about HIV/AIDS got to hear the myths and misconception ofAIDSform the children and they passed out the correct information to the kids. They also taught them about Abstationance and also choose to wait which is similar to abstaining.They were given the benefits of Abstainance. The organization also informed the kids about child abuse and gave them the information of how to contact the relevant people who can help them in cases of rape and molestation. The organization has done so much in creating a hiv/Aids tree generation

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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 knowledge
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to COMMUNITY

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Dandora, Nairobi/starehe, 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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