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

Aiding The Needy

Joash was a man working with World Food Program Organization. He used to transfer food within Kibera schools pupils within kibera most of them their parents were as poor as a church mouse.So that pupils like coming to school so that they may get food for the day. Others used to carry food taking to their parents. Joash managed to transfer food to their parts of Kenya. He used to transfer food eastern part of Kenya.That is where he found many pupils suffering from Marasmus.


Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • Location: Webuye, Busia, Kenya
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