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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:

Boda Boda

I am a young man from a village where people are busy with farming people like sending me most my name is Joseph most of the time when i am send i am given something.some times i became tired when sent to buy a luggage .One day ithought of buying a bicycle because i knew if i had a bicycle i can turn it to a business i finally got in touch with WEWASAFO An NGO working in our village on poultry programe they asked young men to take bicycles on loan after meeting the required process i did it immediately i have my own bicycle and i am now getting it easy to travel i have turned it into business and its really doing well now people call me Joseph boda boda a man there loan and i am free

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: wewasafo

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

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 physical needs
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location:
 
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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