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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:

Taka Ni Pato

Job has been a problem in this country for several years. That is why Carolina started a project that could help in cleaning the environmet and at tje sametime bring food on the table to the youths. This project deals with youth bring recyclable items to their stores and they are being paid certain amount. By doing so they have job and at the same time they clean the surrounding and get income. This initiative has help youths and over fifty youths are employed as a result of this project at the same time Kibera is becoming cleaner and cleaner as a result of their efforts of picking recyclable items are now seen as source of income. This project is changing life in a big way.

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  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • 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

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Kibera Kianda, Nairobi, Kenya
 
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This story describes a...
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