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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:

Ericks Bad Day

Erick is steal a young boy who was cheated to get into marriage younger age.Thinking marriage is fun he got into it without consideration or the effects after all. When life started showing its claw.Erick was really confused and never knew where to start being these young lady they got married. These lady just just like life started to show his claw and was not ready to leave for anywhere.One dya Erick decided to go and drink as always to reduce stress as he always thought.Unfortunately after getting drunk he bumped into these bad boys who stabbed him badly and his thanks was to Ushirika group who catered for his treatment

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Ushirika

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel frustrated
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Kianda, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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