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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:

Landslide Disaster In Kuvasali

In kuvasali area malava coustitnency land slide was a major blow in the area. the landside destroyed more than 30 households in the village. Many lives were lost,property destroyed and water sources affected. We witnessed great help from development partia particularly red cross in the year 2007 which really worked hard, they helped to retrieve blleed bodies trapped from the mud and went further to provide shelter and food for them who were affected. Also staff of red cross provided counselling services to the affected households and there relatives the help was handy to restore the situation to normaly.

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  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kuvasali, Kakamega North, Kenya
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