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


One day my friends mother was sick HIV/AIDs by the way it was a serious disease that used to take her fates the time that the mother of my friend of ruine used to go to the hospital but a big problem that cause her this disease to be serious is just because of medicine that the doctor has informed him to take every day. You know the mother did not follow the instruction of the doctor. She usedto saty without taking the the medicine. Some that happen to hiom it is death she did not stay about two months she died.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: No Answer

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Uthiru, Uthiru, Kenya
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