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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:

An Enriching Haven Of Excellence

I am Francis Zachariah, the father to Kennedy in Highway ECDE Centre. I really find reason to loud this child minded centre, in as far as child developement and enrichment to build a healthy nation is concerned. It is all about the heart for children. The owner of the school founded the school on the premise of the best interest of the child without minding selfish get-rich quickly motives. My son is a happy one undergoing meaningful progress. If since the last 3 years a child who was only too playful, irresponsible and stubborn like mine can now, develop responsive characters, speak and write, then I have no reason not to appreciate this centre. It might grow even bigger if supported by development partners.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel happy
  • This story makes me feel indifferent
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kakunga, Kakamega, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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