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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:

God Given Right

Water is very important comodity which every body musy have.This was said by SWIM representatives who visited us sometimes last year.They said they had the power to detect water which is in plenty just under the ground we stand on.After us all the required information most of those present got interested and did the needful.Most of them have water but they yet have another problem to get out the water from the hole and store the water for other uses i.e farming .They later were introduced to another organization by the name Global Giving which is ready to solve the current problem to maintain the God given comodity water.

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  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I helped make the story happen

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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: 46-60 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Muthengera, Nyahururu, 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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