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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:

Encouraging Savings And Credit Facilities Extension.

The people who sat and realised that they had to redeem themselves from the poverty state in which they were living in ,really had a good idea.Forming a credit society Organisation known as ''United Efforts Savings and Credit Society" found on plot 48,Obonja road Jinja. This Organisation extends its affairs in a number of of ways;extending credit facilities to the members who may be in need ,helping members to acquire expensive assets which they would not have acquired on their own and also spiritual programmes as well as health programmes.These coupled together has seen the lives of many people changing `a real simple life to complex life; this is a fundermental change as very many people give testimonies about it.Such organisations whose changes are significant in our societies have changes people's lives.

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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 family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw 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: 46-60 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Oboja Road, Jinja, Uganda
 
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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