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

Build Healthy Community

Kegonda Health Centre was started recently.It is really helping to improve the health of Chavakali, Kegonda village.This health clinics is run by Christians Association of Kenya. Its aim is to:- -Educate the community on family care and nutrition - Demonstrate on food needed in our body for our health purpose On entering the rooms you notice charts showing what to feed babies as they grow.It also show various deficiency diseases and threo kinds of food:- -carbohydrates -proteins -vitamins This is to improve our community health and make better community to Kegondi people to live in.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Mbale Health Centre

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  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • 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: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Kegondi, Vihiga, Kenya
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