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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:

Orphans Support

Wewasafo is a community based organization which deals with supporting orphans and vulnerable children in western region Kakamega county. The organization has supported many orphans and vulnerable children who have been affected by HIV/AIDS pandemic in the region.The organization has promoted the nutritional care of children who are vulnerable.The organization helps children by giving them school uniforms food and vocational training to the class eight finalist. This has really helped many children to access the basic needs.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Wewasafo

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I helped make the story happen

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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: Maraba, 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
 
 
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