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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:

Street Life

One day as we were walking a long the streets we did not know what we were going to eat and drink that day it was Christmas day and nobody seemed to care about us and what we did or what we would eat on that day. As time went by the we saw a vehicle with NAKUMATT intials on it. We were collected and given food and presents that day we were happy.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Nakumatt

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to fun
  • This story relates to fun
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Nakuru, Nakuru, 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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