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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:

Seed

Farmers were planting original seed but recently some fake company came up with the maize that was not original although they had copied the printing on the original packets. as days went by the farmers could not differentiate between the original and fake seeds. They reported the matter to the sub-chief who later looked into t he matter now the are going to buy the maize seeds from the D.O's office. These has helped the villagers a great deal.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: FARMERS

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Manyole, Busia, Kenya
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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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