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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:

Poverty

Due to lack of enough money people have decided to live unfair a.d uncomfortable life.Most people have come to hopeless life due to that spirit of lacking money. But there was a group of nine young men who came together for the intention of getting away and fading away the mood of people having in mind of lacking money.Those young men went further and produced a tractor which used to plough the lands that people left farrow living without cultivating. Now the lands around the community get ploughed with those young men and planted all kinds of crops that was to be grown on that period.As the harvest arrived they yield a large quantity of products. There products was a high quality which enable other countries to come and live in term of money.The progress continued on and on.Eventually the whole community get benefited from the young men.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera Olympic, Kisumu, 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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