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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:

Sanitation

I would like to recognize the fact these organisation has really helped many Kenyans in different ways.It has helped both socially and economically.It has reduced wastage of money by buying chemicals for treating water, like waterguard and puv.It6 has also contributed to the reduction of labor whereby people boiling water which becomes tiresome.The maintenance life straw container is very cheap compared to this other forms of water treatment.Above all it provides clean water for consumption hence reducing waterborne diseases which was health hazard in the community.Many people have lost their lives due to poor sanitation and poor water conservation measures .I thank the senior manager and the entire organisation for good support they have given us wanting to see us through a good and a healthy life.

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Events like these happen:

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I helped make the story happen

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Lutonyi Village, Kakamega, 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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