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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:

A True Friend

There was once a woman who was about to deliver a child ,she was all alone in her house,her husband was out to work.She had no neighbours.Fortunately she had a friend called Anita who was also her neighbour she helped her to hospital and quickly and before anything was done,the doctors demanded for a deposit of five thousand shillings.Anita took a decision that not every one can take and decided to save her friend not minding how her life will be for sure thats a true friend.

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  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kibera, 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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