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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:

Dwindling Hopes

At a particular time when the countryy economy was almost getting to its ground there was a certain man whom I may not name for matters of privacy.The above man tried to introduce a credit saving facility so as to help the people of his community.Being people with low beliefs this people imagined that that this person was just all about getting their money and going.many despiced him and called him names .Being true to his steps he never gave hope and a few people who tried to do that succeeded. on seing a few people succeeded everyone wanted to venture but they failed.He finally closed his programme and forgot about all things.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: Kibera People

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Kibera, 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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