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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:

Child Prostitution

There are many girls whose parents has died.They went to prostitution to earn their living. Thanks to Nancy and magdalen who went to kisumu and established a home, which she turned into an orphanage.She started helping widows,orphans and street children.Some of the orphans were marked as crisis children because they had no parents or relatives capable of taking care of them.Other were from abusive homes.the number of children under their care increased to 100 and it became difficult to cope since they wanted to cater for widows well.

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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: Kisumu, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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