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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:

A Hope For Future For Widows And Other Less Fortunate

Jirani Vision Group is a self help group with a vision to help the less fortunate to attain a more promising future. It is found in Kakamega Central District. Most ot the affected children with Aids are those targeted by this organisation and the widows. In as far as cusioning such children, helping to get sponsirhsip for them. Jirani has done very well. The widoes affected have benefited as a result through opennings that have connected them to sponsors.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Jirani Vision Group

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Lutonyi, Kakamega Central, 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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