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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:

Improvement Of Income Generation

I am the wife of John Opuka who is the chairman of Shivakala Youth group.Shivakala Youth Group is over 10 years old and has helped many youth to develop and get so much transformed as they in turn also change the community. Through cane farming my husband's group has pitched tent in favorable quarters of progress.The group also does its own wonders in bee keeping and mushroom growing which all are a key income earning activity.In this manner this group has promoted the economic status of our community.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Shivakala Youth Group

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About This Story

  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Shivakala, Kakamega North, Kenya
 
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