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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:

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Transfer of money across the schools in the payment of school fees has been a big issue among our society. Most of the people are always stranded during such an important money transaction. Though the development of money transfer services this has enabled many of the people be able to benefit from the ongoing processes. Safaricom which has developed the M-Pesa has made it possible for the people to transact their money and make it able to pay fees. Students have made it possible to receive money and other services through fee phone services. Therefore money and other services provide through the phone has brought other improtant services.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Matende, 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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