Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Serving People Selflessly

Lukas started his primary school at Endebess Primary School. His teachers realized that he was gifted in musical instruments and singing, he could play drums,guitar and kayambas. They encouraged him and within a short time he became an expert in music. He immediately joined the local church choir and christian school choir and started composing christian songs. He spends his spare time with friends singing for God in Hospitals, Prisons, schools and Churches. He also produces CDs for sale. Lukas is doing a great deed for the communtiy by engaging the youth productive activities. His teaches did a very good deed for Lukas who has become more productive to the community.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: ENDEBESS SCHOOL TEACHERS

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to creativity

About the GlobalGiving Storytelling Project

This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
Learn more about the GlobalGiving Storytelling Project.

About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 46-60 years old
  • Location: Endebess, Kitale, Transnzoia County, Kenya
Map of serving people selflessly
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
the wrong
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
Give Now

Help Us Expand the GlobalGiving Storytelling Program

You can support our efforts to create an online DIY toolkit for collecting and analyzing community
feedback by making a donation to GlobalGiving's Innovation Fund.

Collect Stories from Your Community - DIY Toolkit (Offline Version)

Download, print, and distribute the GlobalGiving Storytelling Form (PDF) to start collecting community feedback.

Once you have collected stories, we would love to work with you to transcribe them into our online database for analysis. Please contact Britt Lake at .

Portions of this framework are licensed from Cognitive Edge. For more information see
WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.