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

Beautiful Daughter

A long time ago there was a mother and her beautifull daughter.The beautiful daughter was called Nitasoma.The mothers name was Fanyahima.Nitasoma grew up until she was of school going of age.Fanyahima asked Nitasoma to go to school,but she replied I will go to school when i want.After she became an adult life became very difficult for Nitasoma Fanyahima.Nitasoma begged her mother to search for her a job,so her mother loved her so much that she gave her a salon and her lazyiness became more than she lost all the customers.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Mather

Story Attributes/Tags

  • I won't remember this story for very long
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to friends

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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: Mashimoni Squters Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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