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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:

Bid Bird,big Idea

In ingotse there is an ostrich farming project where the owner breeds ostriches that lay eggs for consumption and for anybody who wants an alternative diet in favor of ostriches eggs.This project demands that the big birds be taken care of from time to time and so he has employed workers from around who see that the birds are fed ,eggs laid are collected and if a bird falls sick,medicine prescribed by veterinary doctor is given to the bird which is sick.People from around and beyond are treated to a rare and spectacular display when the birds especially the male is conducting a mating in readiness for mating.This widely entertains the spectators.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Ingotse ostrich farm

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 creativity
  • This story relates to fun
  • This story relates to fun
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Ingotse, 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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