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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:

Youths In Business

The stamble is not to fall,as others say The strength been able to fall and back to heels.'' Here is e story of a group of a few young guys who thought of ways to escape from poverty,they started with a dancing group in which they invested in alot of money to buy equipments and costumes,but this did not last long and it flopped. Net was a charcoal saling business which last for around 3 months,like the other it flopped. Presently they are in for a soap making business and they are making good money,the business is growing bigger each other day because they have now got 3 branches which have attracted and captured more youths to join them.They are successful!!

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Kaazi youths

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kagoma, Wakiso, Uganda
 
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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