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


Super model competition also known as suruzuri was started nine years ago0 in nairobi .it helps the young girls to achieve there dreans of being models . those who want to be participate in the competition should be above the age of 18. they are put in together to train on tips of modeling and dressing and speaking.the competition is done very june and those who win are given pasport and visa to go overseas to compete with other countries and get experience of modeling from other competitor apart from going overseas to compete with others they are taken to hairdressing college to learn about hairdressing and beauty.The aim of these competition is to stop idolism in some part of nairobi and educating them benefits of doing something because when they are idol they engage themselves into bad groups


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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Thome, Nairobi, Kenya
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