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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:

Kigulu Centre

Kigulu center is a small but important centre build to help many individuals who could spend most of their time walking to the far town centre for their shoppings.The Kigulu centre which has been established recently has rapidly expanded in now become a relatively big centre.The centre has created and opened doors to many who now have gotten involve in different activities in the centre.It has change the living standards of the people living around that centre.It was looked down upon when the idea was brought in but its fruits have been realized.Kigulu school which has by now been build in the centre to cater for the growing population has also created job opportunities for the workers and teachers there.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Kigulu

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Kibera-kisumu Ndogo, 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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