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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:

My Life Experience In Street

It was last year when i finish class eight and i was with alot of promble and i stayed home for about two month assume to go to the street children and they welcome me to stay with them. We were use drug like glue, Khat,Bhang, Tobacco. and alcohol. We were sleeping under the car .And i went outside supermarket and i started carring people thing at least to give me ten to buy drug.One i met with her woman and i expain her my promble and she bring me to school called Jitegemee even i was not knowing any teacher.And from that day my life sefty and they help me with food because i was angry, i was my very dirty and they help to with water to wash my body and from that day i was supposed my Jitegemee.And God bless Jitegemee to continue more and more.

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  • 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 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: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Misakwani, Machakos District, Kenya
Map of MY LIFE EXPERIENCE IN STREET
 
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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