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

Young Mothers

I a Rose Amiani,the treasure of Township self Help Group.W hen we hatched out this idea that has had township Self Help Group as the great offspring.We intended that the many problems faced by young mothers would be addressed and put to a halt.We have partly achieved that.Their are quite a number of girls who were cough up in the trap of early pregnancy due to bad company and peers and for the reason that men have been luring them.Some have even gone to the extend that due to infection of gone to the extend that due to the infection of AIDS,they have died.We have worked hard to counsel enoughof them,restoring hope and dreams in some of them.Through our partners we have been able to materially support many of them.We have the passion to carry this burden along with us to the extend of satisfactory solutions


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Township Self Help Group

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  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Municipality, Kakamega, Kenya
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