Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Boda Boda

Dam a successfull Driver in town. My name is Jack, i started off my Bussiness in a small way. I Heppenned to Buy a Bicycle on loan and started Doing Boda Boda Bussiness. I paid the loan and finished. After that i happenned to supply vegetables to Hotells in town and worn the tender for 1 year. I then hed enough money, i started saving with Equity Bank. (wewasafo) also trained us on how to expand our Bussinessess I Become successfull and i Decided to Ask for a loan from Equity Bank. Because of my good work Equity Bank geve me a loan an a managed to Buy a motor bike this Bussiness changed my status and i am planning to buy a car.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: WEWASAFO

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
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