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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:

Caring For The Cripled

Uzima Community Centre in Kisii is an organisation that is caring for cripples crippled become crippled as a result of polio or an accident. Cripples can be helped by giving them more physical mobility, through wheel chairs, crutches, artificial limbs or physiothereapy. The organisation personally do help the crippples with help of members in the community caring for the physically handicapped started long ago but Uzima is changing many lives in the community through their centre. Make a change in cripples

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Uzima Community Centre For crippled

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, worked somewhat
  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I heard what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Kisii, Kisii, Kenya
Map of Caring for the cripled
 
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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