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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:

Helping The Girl

One morning i was going to the market to buy carrots sukumawiki.After I cross the road I hear the noise help help I called one lady who was standing I asked her what is happening another group was running like a sportmen in a river. I quicked run as fast as a dear I told the lady that some drugs like cocaine bhang is bad she told me the name i went to the market with her the next day I met with another lady at our home.I gave her the money which I was having. because that day I was felling bad.I was very quicked with a girl he was going to the market.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Jitegemee

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel disappointed
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kaluoki, Machakos, Kenya
Map of Helping the girl
 
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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