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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:

Enlightening Youth While Having Fun

An organisation by the title UNAIDS held a sport tournament during last December holidays. the tournament involved both girls and boys . the theme of the competition was 'AIDS' is 'REAL'. as the youth did participate in the games , they also learnt more about HIV/AIDS: its effect and its consequences . they were in the process encourages to abstain from sex until marriage or if otherwise use protection in the name of condoms. this really fun since they were having a double treat. as they were having fun in participating in the games, they alongside got informed more on the HIV/Aids. At the end of the whole practise it was actually noted that a vibrant group had been nurtured and their destiny shaped. it was really encouraging to see the happen.

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  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw 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

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Iguhu, 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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