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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:

Carelessness And Ignorance Is Shaped Through Group Initiative

My name is Jashua Odondo.i an 16 years old due to hard circumstances i found myself in a hard satuation it was born one boy and three girls were separated from each other due to lack o enough food and education. Its then that a good samaritan picked from the street and took me to international faith children home which provided me with basic needs.They have taken me to school where i learn and i want to become a manager of the company in future,Our home lacks enough clothes sheos furnitures and support for it to expand.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Elephant Welfare Group

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Mayungu, Kakamega, 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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