Next
Random
Previous

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

Water For Education

My school is called Mwiyala.Am in standard eight I'd like to talk about water which is one of the most precious commodities of a human life.Recently when there was a drought in many parts of the country western was their not seized for it was adversity affected with the same.Many school had their students go out in search of water leaving classroom hence a big drop in academics of the students. My school was however secured for their was enough water from the protected well and tanks thanks to WEWASAFO who constructed the tanks.Our school did not have any problems regarding health issues on disease contributed due to use of dirty and contaminated water.WEWASAFO did us proved KUDOS! and pleas do it many more schools and communities.

Related

Story Attributes/Tags

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

About the GlobalGiving Storytelling Project

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.
Learn more about the GlobalGiving Storytelling Project.

About This Story

  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Mwiyala, Kakamega, 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
 
 
Give Now

Help Us Expand the GlobalGiving Storytelling Program

You can support our efforts to create an online DIY toolkit for collecting and analyzing community
feedback by making a donation to GlobalGiving's Innovation Fund.
 
 

Collect Stories from Your Community - DIY Toolkit (Offline Version)

Download, print, and distribute the GlobalGiving Storytelling Form (PDF) to start collecting community feedback.

Once you have collected stories, we would love to work with you to transcribe them into our online database for analysis. Please contact Britt Lake at .

 
Portions of this framework are licensed from Cognitive Edge. For more information see www.sensemaker-suite.com