Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Buy Uniforms

I thank God that disability is not inability.I am just a normal human being who can do what other human beings can do.I believe every person God has a plan for each one of us.I appreciate my parents who are really working out to see my futurebright.Despite the challenge i am doing very well in life and hope for the best. I am now in secondary school and believe to go up to university.I am connected to an organization that give support to my coligue too.They buy school uniforms to us and provide other needs to others.People with disability need to be supported.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Empowerment Disablement Development Organization

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Sichirai Village, Kakamega County, Kenya
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