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

Sahring What We Have

my names was known as a yarms seller and this yarm seller was a important person who lived by her children.He lived in a place called Highrise and this persons like selling yarms beside the road and he has no enough money to take her children to school and to eat the yarms sellers has nothing to do with her life Only there became a an organization called Binti pamoja this project help her by fees by changing her life.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • 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: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Katwekera In Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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