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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:

Earning A Living Through Selling Milk.

Majority of people are now living comfortble through selling goat's milk, this is due to the introduction of exotic breed of a goat. This type of breed can give a person five to six litres of milk in a day. The goat must be treated special because of its kind cannot be treated as any other normal goat. You eed to call for the veterinary officer to treat it in case it fall sick. The goat also gives birth to more than one kid and they mature fuster. Many families have gained a lot from this type of goat this is because they are able to sell milk they have milked from it which enable them to get money to pay for their children school fees. They can also buy other things which can help them.

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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 that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I heard what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, 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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