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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:

Electricity

Electricity is very important in todays life.This is because it is used todevelop most things and are even used in the manufacturing companies.It is also a boost to security it is used in lighting during the dark nights. However much important electricity is most of the kenyan rural areas are not and are yet to be electrified.This is a major let down to the people living in those rural area. In gem constituency,there are several programmes runnung to ensure that everybody willing to have electricity is able toget it. Under the rural electrification programme kissy from the government and that from community development fund,members of parliament are working hard to ensure that their areas are fully electrified.This is a success and it needs toget spread to all the parts of the country.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Cdf

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • 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 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Gem, Kisum, 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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