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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 Three Year Boy Survive The Rath Of Hyena.

A Nine year old boy rescued his brother from the jaws of a raiding hyena in ,Mukuywa village that boarders Kakamega forest in 2009. The hyena that raided the homestead in the middle of the night is said to be on sheep hunt-down that slept in the same room with the two boys. As he narrated to the residents,Mark said that he was awaken by the screams of the brother and without wasting time he armed himself with a machette and attacked the beast.Upon being mutilated it left the casualty with serious injuries.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a bad idea that failed
  • This story makes me feel indifferent
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Village Shibuye, Kakamega, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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