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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:

Giving Hope To The Youth

MacDonald Mariga is a local and international football player. He came for holidays to his village home and mobilised the youth both boys and girls. He offered to sponsor them to forn football club and netball. They went a head and organised themselves. The clubs have now grown bigger with the number of youths who are joining everyday, some players are taken to join big clubs nationally. The community is very gratefully to Mariga for Changing the life style of these youth. Mariga come occasionally to give them morale although he has employed a mangw=er for them.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: macdonald mariga football club

Events like these happen:

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I heard what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 46-60 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Funyula, Busia, Kenya
Map of GIVING HOPE TO THE YOUTH
 
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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