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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:

Rescue

A girl whose both parents used to drink ilicit brews and comes home while fighting. When they have taken the brew that home there is no peace. These situation disturbs her very much. In the family they also have big brothers who used to drink also, also they can start a fight at home which will not end. The girl ran to the neighbourhood organization where she was rescued and settled in peace. The organization itself took part in the family and report the issue the police . It also sent some mentors from the organization to go and have a talk with the mother.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: TYSA

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a bad idea that worked despite itself
  • This story makes me feel disappointed
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I heard what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Minex, Kitale, Kenya
Map of RESCUE
 
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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