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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:

A Change In Life

This was a culture of i dont care way of life among the youths in my community which used to create for the alot of problems, the future was not good or desirable at all most of them living lives which is not theirs and finding themselves misplaced in the community and losing the sense of beleonging. For a better community this culture was to be abandoned and the youth to be focused. a lecture ailing from our village then saw a need to advice the youths to be focused and determined i their lives a move which helped the alot to change their lives.

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Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I helped make the story happen

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Kibera Kianda, 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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