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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:

Every Dog Has Its Day

One day Kenoma a street boy was padding his hooks down the hill, he met a man named Peter.Peter was a member of one organisation which deals with scholarships in our country.They introduced themselves to each other. Later, Kenoma was asked about his living situation he explained everything to that person.Peter told him to follow him up to the offices of the organisation.Fortunately he was given some clothes and a balanced diet which he had never been given for such a long time since he was a street boy. Afterwards, he was taken to a college where he studied.He later joined as well as a job.In the University.In the university he was doing part time classes.He later graduated and lucky enough was employed as a manager assistant.He worked very hard and was promoted and became the manager.Now he is in the United states living happily with his wife and children.He thanked peter and Hot springs Organosation.Surely every dog has its day because Kenoma was lucky to be sponsored.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Hot springs Organisation

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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 physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story

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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: Ngelani, Machakos, Kenya
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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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