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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:

Maternity Clinic Problem

In the village of Maraba,there was a big problem to the women.This is because they had no nearby health facility to cater for them when they are pregnant.They had to walk long distance to look for clinic service and maternity.But thanks to Grace Ombogo who is a nurse from the area, who decided to help the area women with the skills she have at her home.She was very friendly and did her job with one heart and all women liked her.this was in the year 2006

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: No Answer

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, worked somewhat
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Maraba, 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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