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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:

Usaid's Effort To Save Many From Poverty

Poverty is a serious and very dangerous in human life. This experience has disrupted so many beings i some parts all over the world. A certain place inside Nairobi known as Kibera, which was lastly confirmed as the largest slum in the world is recently experiencing this problem. This poverty has attacked so many in Kibera that now many are dying of diseases. This problem is now being solved little by little by an organization from the United States of America known as USAID and other small organizations. Recently it was broadcasted on the television that the many who were admitted in hospital, their bills were paid for by the other small organizations and were operated on.

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  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • I saw what happened in the story

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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: Nairobi, 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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