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

Acquiring Him With A Safe Place To Sleep.

Henrye Sebuliba is a resident of mpumudde who said that he came to this place when he is young.He added that since he never went to school his friends were alcoholics.and it took him no time to get adapted to their behaviours. On top of that he had no job . A day before he was supposed to feed the friends with pots of malwa and alcohol and he had to get a way of getting money.He went steal around 8:00pm. He went to a shop and asked for a big size of shoe polish but after getting it he started to run away and that day he servived. For him, unlike his friends, liked female partners very much and at his age of 26, he was looking like a 50 year old man.Sebuliba had no house but was sleeping in the unfinished house within mpumudde. When Ring of hope took its session to mpumudde, he was present in meeting and showed interest as a person was in need of assistance.Ring of hope in addition to its activities,it convised the owner of Kateyamba reharb in mpumudde to accept to keep Sebuliba.The leader owners accepted and Sebuliba is now living in the destuted home.He eats and drinks well He thank Ring of hope.


Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Mpumudde, Jinja, Uganda
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