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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:

Nepotism

Nepotism has been one of influence in entire country.People have alot of nepotism due to tribalism.You find that here in Kenya,one cannot benefit from his/her own neighbours. Due to this a group emerged to fight nepotism.It named itself Mkenya were it wanted to unite Kenyans and stop this issue of nepotism.It decided to educate people most of them being students on how nepotism can make a country to lie backward since In most cases people who do not deserve to be given an opportunity in certain areas of job,get to be employed and that is when find out that,we have people like quark doctors,engineers,drivers among more. The group tried its level best,even though it didn`t succeed,it did try and educated the students.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Mkenya

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, should have worked but it did not
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kenya
 
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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