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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:

Juma And The Community

Once upon a time there lived a man called Juma, Juma was a very bad man in the village because, he stole things from peoples shops and houses. Their was a church known as Praise church. They tried to tell Juma the word of God but he totally could not change. Juma continued with his bad characters and one day he went to steal at the church. He was caught by the solders and the next day was taken to the priest. Juma was forgiven and from their Juma totally changed by doing good things. Juma started going to church and was helpful by the church members by opening a small shop that could help him get her basic needs

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Christian organisation

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 family and friends
  • 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
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kisui, Trans-nzoia, Kenya
Map of Juma and the community
 
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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