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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:

The Man Who Saved My Sister Life

it was on Saturday afternoon i went to my sisters place.i found sister sick and i got no choice but to call for helper. no one was around and so i i decided to go and call for taxy.it was around now that my sister was trebling like a chameleon on a feeble tree. she was very sick that she could even not open her mouth to drink or eat was not in the mode according to my =my sisters health. i went back to the taxy station but it was nowhere to be found i decide to call for help to a person who i didn't know.in my sisters house and took her tio the hospital. he paid the bill for my sister got well and was able to go back home. i thanked that man and i was very happy for he saved my sisters life.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Pearl Project

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Ngando, 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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