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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:

A Focus On Productivity And Change For All

My name is James Musutsa, the Vice Chairperson of The Elephant Welfare Group. On top of that I am the village area of part of the area under which this organization is representative of. The desire to divorce ourselves from poverty, raise our people's living standards and appoint them onto a fully self dependance level does not let us just sit by, while the richness and suitability of our region's soil lie glaring. It is against this back ground that we started this organization three years ago and we are more than glad that our efforts have neither been in vain nor dissapointing at all. More over the attitude of many people in the community is vibrant and geared towards a positive destination.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: The Elephant Welfare Group

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  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • I helped make the story happen
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  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Lukume, Kakamega North, Kenya
 
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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