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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:

Water Is Life.

In the last five months,there was abug problem in inyali village.They go far to fetch water.As we know water is life and has many uses,without it, life is dead.Through amember in Vosi Welfare,he came with visitor from Umande Trust foundation. The problems are many but came out with solution to borehole in the community.It has been set up and now is serving the people in the community.The memebers themselves have employed two of their member to gard the tank and each member pay 2 per Jerican for maintenance of the project and keep it going to serve many.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Umand Trust foundation

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  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Inyali Village, Sabatia County, Kenya
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This story describes a...
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