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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:

Floods

One time during the rainy season ti beacme difficult for young people to travel when the rain became heav or much than expected. during the school days parents had hard work to take their children to school, then one morning my neighbour tried his best to take his child to school, he knewed the benefits of learning,by bad lack, when he was crossing a big river, his only child was carried way with floods,and the poor man who was trying to make his future life better had nothing to do

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  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I was affected by 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: Sigor, West Pokot, 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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