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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:

Growing Up

Ruto is a friend of Zaki. Your sister Ruto used to talk and even and play with us. But these days she doesn't i have also noticed that she is very tall said Ruto. Her dress is very fight at her chest and hips too. Zaki said,Dont you remember that the teacher told us that even bays will change? Teacher also said our voices will break and that hair will grow on the face. Said Ruto . We should asked our teachers and talked. The teacher adviced them to be careful never engage in things that can put them in danger.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Ngando universal

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I helped make the story happen

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Ngando, Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Growing up
 
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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Portions of this framework are licensed from Cognitive Edge. For more information see www.sensemaker-suite.com