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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:

Street Children

Th street in kakamega town over the last three years has seen a high number of street children flocking the streets in search of food and money.the street children are either orphaned or have run away from home because of different problems either domestic,political and economically. An organization be the name western water and sanitation forum had of this problem and so the need to intervene to calm the situation with donations from we wishers and community members helped raise funds to help them come out of streets and get decent homes and education

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw 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 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Echina Location, Kakamega Central, Kenya
Map of street children
 
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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