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

John Paul

In the hands of Kenyans, more than 5 years ago, a young Scottish bishop came in our community. he made friendship with the chieves, and gave medicine to those who needed it and preached about a God who is the farther of all men. This young man was called John Poul.He carried the light of Christians faith to the most backward areas areas. He is the one who built a school called John poul.He carried the light of Christian faith to the most backwards areas. He is the one who built a school called John poul secondary school.He also sponsored some children who were orphans. One evening he was found in a lifeless form. Kneeling by the bed. ''The good one has gone'' words sorounded from hurt to hurt from village to village. It has been seid that he was killed but he Lighted the Dark continent


  • The organization most involved in what happened: African Union

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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 knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to Religion

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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