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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:

How I Got School Fees

I am a widow my husband past away six years ago. I had a problem with my family from m,y husbands family where they took everything that my husband had left with me. I don't have anyway to support my children in education. Then i approached WSF to support me and was supported, Now they are supporting my son who joined Lubinu secondary school now in form two. I thank God for this organisation because it is a an organisation that is helping many

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Western water sanitation Forum

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Nabacha, 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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