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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:

Farming As A Business

Acre Fund is an organization which has come into out community with A modern way of farming.It has grouped farmenrs in the area and taught them how to plant maize and beans.They also provide them with seeds and fertilizers on how paying loans.The farmers who joined them last year have already harvested their plants maize and beans in empty. This project has made many farmers join it because they have seen the program the farmers have got. It also teaches how to do way with famine,to have food in our stores,our children to get education,it has reduced idleness in our community and lastly trade within the community in goods.Thank God

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Acre Fund

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

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Matende, Kakamega, Kenya
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