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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:

All Is Well That Ends Well

In the year 2010, there once came an organisation which was called the World Food Programme. The organization was formed to atleast help who were starving because of an insufficient production of food in our area. This problem was caused by the insuficient rainfall which was caused by people who had cut down trees in the forests in our area. People were busy as bees cutting down trees so that they could get places to settle. Remember that this problems was caused because of the densely population while there were no lands. So people had to cut down trees. As you know that forests are sources of rainfall, when people cut down this forest there will be no rainfall. When no rainfall was seen, people began to starve because of insufficient food production. Others even died. That was when the world food programme came up with the idea of assisting these starving people. They contributed bags of maize, beans, rice, greengrams and packets of maize flour. They gave these food to the people who

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Neighborhood
 
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...
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nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
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bad idea
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succeeded
 
 
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