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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:

Giving Spiritual Needs To Youth

March this tear Fr.Sahaya G.Seluam distributed a questionnaire across the various places in nairobi including St.Aloysius Gonzaga secondary school.His main aim was to change the spiritual and mindfull thinking of the targeted group especially the youth in the community. After the questionairs had been done,he contacted the responsible and informed them on what was expected of them respondents and informed them on what was expected of them in the next three weeks.I being one of those selves in meditation practice for three weeks.The meditation was to help in opening people's mind to think critically especially before coming up with major decisions concerning life. After a period of three weeks people started thanking the father as many changes had started to take place in their lives people started viewing things differently and stopped engaging in unhealthy practices.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
 
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Who benefited from what
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