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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:

Financial Assistance

There have been a variety of organisations that have been started within our neighbourhood that unfortunately do not succeed due to lack of funds to carry through the programmes planned for. But an organisation by the name Aciet Based Community Development programme came to the rescue of people and their self started organisations by granting them loans to carry out their programmes. Due to this planned for activities are being carried out.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Acciet Based Community Development Programme

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • 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 less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Mwihakalo, Kakamega, Kenya
Map of Financial Assistance
 
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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