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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:

From The Dustbins

The Slum Drumers are really proud of theri founder and Music director Mr Giovanni who teaches music in Rome, Italy. He visits Kenya thrice a year to be with the kids. Through their performances the mebers are able to afford clean living and they are aware how lucky they are to be saved from life in the streets and they inspire youth in similer circumstances through free performances in market squares and shopping centres.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Slums Drummers Group

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, worked somewhat
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to friends

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This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Kawaangware, Nairobi, Kenya
Map of From the  dustbins
 
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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