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

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A certain youth said that after 5.6 he looked and got where he was getting sch.60000 per month and he felt okey with it.After one year people started advising him to go for a course.He said that though advises were good,he had no money to go for further studies. Ohe escorted a friend to a certain institution in jija to pick registration form but due to the need he also had to go for further studies,he found himself filling the registration forms.He said that he had no hope of where to get the tuition because parents were weak to support him.He explained the challange to his to boss.But the boss told him since he had been a person(workers)who loved his work,he promised to support him through out the whole course He added that he had already completed and after a short time he got another job in namutumba where he is.


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  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • 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 more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Lubasi Road, Jinja, Uganda
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