Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Hope For The Future

Because of the problem of HIV/AIDs in our midst, many children are finding themselves left all alone as orphans and therefore becoming so vulnerablein society, we also have the very needy ones whose parents may be alive almight but very poor.Such ones can't go to school intent help. This is the situation ther is touched the boost of the director of blessedFlophine Academy whose aim is to put these children together and give them some education. It is gratifying to feel their at least they can have hope in life of having some education. Education is the key that opens a successful future. so they do not feel left behind. with some support or sponsorship, this school can go very far in helping these children.


Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to the hazards of HIV/AIDs and how it affects the family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 46-60 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Khayeha Market, Kakamenga County, Kenya
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