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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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I am juliet ,the last born in my family of 4.My mother and father are poor.But most of the time they are in town doing small businesses.I'm sometimes left with the challenge of looking after my sisters and brother.One day i went to school late and hungry because of lack of food.My mother had toiled inn the market in vain.My uniform was very dirty and torn.Am 13 and still in primary school because of this hardships.But since i met delilah our community health workers,she decided to introduce me to a certain CBO that brought me,uniforms and other school needs.Thanks very much

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: VIPEP

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 was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Marava, 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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