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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:

A Red Letter Day

It the day which had been longing for. The boy who named Akoyi who had finished his Kenya certificate of primary education. The boy managed to get four hundred forty two. Sincely the boy came from a poor which could not even manage to teste food. The boy was called to join Alliance Boys High School. By Gods love a certain organization came up with a good reason. They decided to donate for Akiyi some money so that he could continue with his education. They tried to put on more effort and at last they gave out three hundred thousand and Akoyi directly joined the school sincely this was good.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Elimu Ni Msingi Organization

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • 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: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Machakos, 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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