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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:

The Way Out Of Poverty.

There is a group which my friend told me about.He told me that it is a very successful group found in Budalangi.This group deals with mainly women where by it helps needy women to get employment. This group is known as Loby Group.The Chairlady is called Florence Shirazo.She is the one making the group to shine.Now the group has helped over 50 needy women and now they are self employed.The chairlady has also helped reduce poverty in the region through giving women jobs.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Loby Group

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to GROUPS

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Mumias, Budalangi, 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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