Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Improving Good Water For Human Consumption Within Khngungu Village

For about 5 yrs ago, Khungungu residents have experienced water problems, hence resulting to disease like diarrhea because back untreated water. But because of SINGI C.B.O's trainings and awareness to the local community villagers, several bore holes have been dugged in the village. The Singi C.B.O through its chairman. Mr. William Buluma has been very much close with the Ministry of health and two wells has been made. Mr. Buluma has also made sure that the water medicine (Aquatabs) are supplied to the beneficiary regularly. The SINGI C.B.O has trained about 7 youths to dig bore holes which gives them their daily bread.


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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Esikulu Sub Location, Busia, Kenya
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