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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:

Improving Farming

My name is peter marage,i am a farmer and more so a father of three. i come from a region where farming has been the backbone of the community since along time ago.aver a year ago a certain organization visited our areas and started educating and training the resident on advanced methods of farming. the areas taught ranged from poultry keeping,dairy farming,bee keeping,cash crop production and many more. the initiative which took place about 3 months became of great benefit to the people since they gained a lot of skills which they then applied in their farming. I can attest that the results in term of output has been overwhelming and the farmer are really grateful for the same

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: No Answer

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, worked somewhat
  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • 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: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Shianda, Mumias, 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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