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


One day there was a man called raila he help meny people in mashimoniwhen they want to die from alcohall.So mach and in that ni most of the people love to drink alcohol so much and in that alcohall they youshwally put poison.So those people which they love to drink that alcohol to die. but raila hellp those people when they want to die thats why more people love railasomach.even in campain more people youshwally cote for raila adn those people which they love to sell alcohall they arest all of them.alchall have negative effects on the inviroment sot no of them iselegse poison houssubstances into the body so raila he was such all alchall in mashimoni.The alchol causes many people and they die rail ahe help many people while he tke others to the hospital because. most of them they wo sent have money


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Story Attributes/Tags

  • I won't remember this story for very long
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • This story relates to fun
  • This story relates to fun
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to friends

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 46-60 years old
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Bombolulu Kianda Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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