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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:

Hope

I one day I helped a friend of mine who never had any hope of living her life again due to the ups and downs that she was facing with her parents.The lady had already given up in life that I found her almost hanging herself inside their house,I really pleaded with her and gave her hopes of living because it was not the end of the road.She listened to my advice and promised that she'll never give up in life again.always have hopes of living.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individuals

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to freedom
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Neighbourhood, 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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