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

Rich Man

Once UPON A TIME in one society, their lived a one man whose name is Mr. Jacob. He was one of the rich men in our country. this man was a very kind, polite and honest teacher. He was a teacher. This man used his money to help people who have no parents. One day he helped one child. It was a day of school trip. He pay for that child school trips money. that man have seven children. He was very good man. If you have no food the help you food. The day that I can't forget that man help another orphan. The orphan have no food and he took the orphan and stay with him. That boy has no any parents and no clothes. He took that boy he bought for him clothes and gave him food. I can't forget that rich man.


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  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera - Laini Sba, Nairobi, Kenya
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