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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:

Together The Difference Was Made

Communities had not known the value of becoming together to establish themselves economically until when a group of professional in ethnic groups came.They first settled in Kogeloh village where they gathered people together and taught people about the values and advantages of becoming toegether.People of Kogeloh borrowed the idea and were helped to aqure some money from the govetnment.They formed groups such as youths organization,kenya women,organisation and so on.They were funded by the government and their lives really changed and they were happy.To this date if you visit Kogeloh you will be suprised to find development and changes that were brought about by these organisation

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Kwft

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 physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kogelloh, Kisumu, 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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