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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:

Orphan Centre

Magoso centre started as an orphans centre and it managed to pick orphans in the slum like me and they greatly helped in schooling and feeding me.I now go to school constantly and the teachers are happy that my grades are really improving my parents are happy too. Magoso school has managed to produce successive candidates and has also helped some of my colleges that were not able to attend school.It is managed by some Koreans whom i occasionally get to meet from time to time,i would also like to thank them for their daily food programme which has really helped students like me who cant afford daily meals. The school has womderful programms including organising for lond distance trips and also also they have socialising programms that has really helped the make new friends.I really thank u guys from the bottom of my heart.

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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 security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Kibera,laini Saba, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
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The story is about...
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relations
economic
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physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
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nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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