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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:

An Inspiring Story

It was realy along and surprising story when one mother who was selling vagetables was quarelling over another woman because her child had snached "chapati" form her child. The woman who was selling vagetables carried knife and claimed she wanted to kill the woman.The woman told her that was not a bid deal because she knew how cgildren behaved when somebody had refused to give them what they wanted.This quqrelling went on for a long time and the woman who was not selling vagetables told her that she was going to buy one chapati and give back to her child.The woman didnot want the chapati then that woman told her that she had nothing to do.When she heard that, the woman who was selling vagetables took out the knife and stubbed the other woman five times.It was realy painful for the young child who saw how her mother was killed

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

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 respect
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Sondu, Kisumu, 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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