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

Education Is Life

In the year 2005 when i was in my studies at Karanjong in Kisumu.I was carrying physical sciences which enabled me to qualify to university after my college. Now in the university we had an internal exam which was to weigh out and test the extent of our studies.Good luck i was the leader on that internal the lecture decided to organise with other staff to go outside the country for the same contest. The venue was in America,we started to look there for the passports for the journey.Among that group there was a boy that we're together.We were so happy to go out with. the date of departure arrived and we enjoyed the contest.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Tuungane Tusaidiane Organisation

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I helped make the story happen

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Mamboleo-estate, Kisumu, Kenya
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