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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:

Transformers

Hope youth group is a youth group that has come out so strongly to support and change the lives of many youths in my hometown Nambale. This year alone, the youth group has been able to start five businesses that has seen a good number of youths being employed and fifty youths being transformed from drug addiction to very significant members of the community. Barely five months into 2012 and the youth group has already done alot in my town something which is a great success

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: H.Y.G

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Butula Town, Butula, Kenya
Map of TRANSFORMERS
 
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...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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