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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:

Happy Man

The rich are not rich and the poor are not poor. Recently on Entebbe road there is a man who was poor but he had a big land on Entebbe road but he could not access it. One day there us a certain rich man who sued him and was in prison for 10years. After being released, when this road construction started it affected him on his land and they were supposed to pay him, they game him 300 million Uganda shillings now he is a millionaire. Please do not under look people.

Related

  • The organization most involved in what happened: RCC.

Events like these happen:

rarely
   
often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel hopeful
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to freedom
  • This story relates to fun
  • This story relates to fun
  • I heard what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to friends

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Kyakatoma, Mbarara, Uganda
Map of Happy man
 
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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