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

Tell Your Friends Your Problems They Will Help You If They Can

I have a disease that disturbs me and it has taken quite a long time.I went to the hospital and i was scanned after words i was told that i have a problem with my tubes.The doctor gave me tablets to take but there was no change i even got tired of taking tablets.I went ahead and told my friend about it and he told me to follow the direction that he gave me. I did as he told me for sometime and he kept on visiting me inorder to see the condition that i am in After some months since i took that medicine i have experience avery big change compaered to that one before i took the medicine.I can now move very well and even do my work without feeling that pain

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  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Babu Patel, Jinja, Uganda
 
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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