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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:

Help And Give Support To Needy Family

Mary come from poor family. The family are weavers. The parents were hardworking people who loved God. They go to a small church near by Nyagacho village. They go to chuch several times to learn beautiful hymns. Hymns became part of their daily lives. mary has a talent in singing. She leads the choir and praise and worship team in church.A missionary came fro USA. He was impressed with Mary's voiceand talent. She was sponsoredand now being supported through Mary's talent. She has cah nged her family from nothing to something

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: COMMUNITY CHURCH

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I heard 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: Nyagacho, Kericho, Kenya
Map of HELP AND GIVE SUPPORT TO NEEDY FAMILY
 
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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Portions of this framework are licensed from Cognitive Edge. For more information see www.sensemaker-suite.com