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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:

Girl Child Education

Education is the eye opener and the key to a better job which ensure better life. Girls are considered to be less fortunate in the society because they are faced with several challenges. The girl child education is encouraged in all corners of mathare. this is done through sponsorship by churches and non-government organisation which work withi and without kibera. The organisations also nurture talents of the girls of singing , drama even games. they fully sponsor educationof girls and also provide for their needs as they strive to improve their talents and realise their dreams. a lot though need to be done as most air is within the slums don't have education despite the fact that there are sponsors.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: NHO Non-governmental organisation

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Mathare, Nairobi, Kenya
Map of Girl child education
 
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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