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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:

Danger In The Compound

Last month,a leopard came into my compound and attacked me and my familly.My wife was in the kitchen preparing supper and as she was turning around she met it head on.It was standing at the door of the kitchen looking at her.My wife quickly reached for a hot piece of wood and smashed the beast and dashed out to the main house and closed the door. We called out for help and the men in the area came out attacked the leopard after chasing it,they finally got it and killed it.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • 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

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Over 60 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: N/a, Funyala, Kenya
Map of DANGER IN THE COMPOUND
 
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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