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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:

Straight Talk

When do you plan to be in the next five years of your education? A question posed by the teacher during our small talk. our Guiding & counselling teacher Mr Wafula invited the guest who had come to talk about peer pressure school drop out,drugs e.t.c The guest came from an organization called CABDA community Building capacity Asset, that had come to give us the talk on how we can be able to avoid the mentioned vices, the counsellors advised to avoid people who are pressuring us into the bad things in the community. After the long talk the visitors left and Ms Nafula thanked them and us for being able to listen.

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Story Attributes/Tags

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  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Shivakala, Kakamega, 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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