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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:

Child Labour

ln the village of kwanza there live one rich man koech he had ten children who have ever seen school he had alot of property he had a big shamba he firmly believe that he cannot waste the capital paying school fees.Most of his children worked in and coffee plantation others as house girls and house boys the children were very unhappy and their physical was stunted by the work which were forced to without pousing and paid. one day as one of the girl called ciku as she was going to pack tea she met a lady who was in the car the lady greeted her and introduce her self to her.The lady went with ciku to the near by children office and she explains mr koech he was warned and was asked to take his children to school then he did so all the children worked hard in school and knew that one day they will be important people.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to myself

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Kwanza, Transnzoia, 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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