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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:

Lost

One day i got lost.I was still very young and did not know even the name of my place.In the slum houses are congested and you can not trace the way. I was taken to the nearby police station where my whereabouts were advertised.After two days under the care of the police my parents found me at long last

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Police

Story Attributes/Tags

  • I won't remember this story for very long
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to fun
  • This story relates to fun
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to Goverment

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera Makina, Nairobi, 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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