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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:

Never Loose Hope

world vision helped me when i had nobody to help me because my husband had already died like five months ago.but this organisation which was helping poor and disabled person especially orphans and widows done a very wonderful work to me.this organisation built for me a house where i am up to now sleeping in apart from that i had also children to be helped registered in world vision and they also gained a lot during that time. i would have been more better than i am but unfortunately world vision is no longer serving in our village. one of the child is still continuing with studies but what i have is not sufficient for her to use with another helper i and my children we will be better

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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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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: Kyalale, Masaka, Uganda
 
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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