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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:

Talent Benefial

It was on the year two thousand and six when one of Kenyan's oganisation came to our District.Since my parents were very poor and we had to go manual work so as to get a living.I knew my sister was talented in football pay.She decided not to go to school although she passed her examinations with higher grades.She used to learn from a sympol school where she learned her talent. One of the organisations in kenya that was youth organisation football play.She played well and she was taken by the organisation and by now she earns alot and now she pays our school fees in our studies.After she got sponsered.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

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  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Lang'atta, 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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