Next
Random
Previous

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

Bee Keeping

Jikaze women group from lubao is found in Lubao community.Amongst some of the activities we do,last year we were shocked when many benefit us on information that there is promotion of Beekeeping in the Area .She trained us and gave us 5 Beehives,This is the modern Hive known as Langstroth Hive.We Harvested 50 kg's of Honey after 8months.One kilogram was going at 100/= after getting the money we Decided to keep until we had 20,000/= in the treasury we decided to add and Buy more Hives We can afford to Earn some income and keep more money in the treasury to cater for more issues.Thanks mary for opening our eyes

Related

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 knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

About the GlobalGiving Storytelling Project

This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
Learn more about the GlobalGiving Storytelling Project.

About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Lubao, 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
 
 
Give Now

Help Us Expand the GlobalGiving Storytelling Program

You can support our efforts to create an online DIY toolkit for collecting and analyzing community
feedback by making a donation to GlobalGiving's Innovation Fund.
 
 

Collect Stories from Your Community - DIY Toolkit (Offline Version)

Download, print, and distribute the GlobalGiving Storytelling Form (PDF) to start collecting community feedback.

Once you have collected stories, we would love to work with you to transcribe them into our online database for analysis. Please contact Britt Lake at .

 
Portions of this framework are licensed from Cognitive Edge. For more information see www.sensemaker-suite.com