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


Since we are still students and we need alot of study in order to achieve our goals especially in slums there must be organizations which help both the students and pupils to get better education. This can be done by helping others. As where we stay there is an organization that is going on helping institution in the evening and it provide us with books and also teachers to assist us in some areas.K.I.M.T organisation has also provided school fees to those who don't have and this has also dicreased the street children in the compound. As in our community ,K.I.M organisation has helped us in school fees and some books in the revision and teachers who are there four us in some learning areas. Through K.M.T you can manage to be employed if you are a good teacher and also it can take you far through activities like football, netball,dramma festivals and also music. Through K.M.T organization your dreams can come truetrough learning and doing activities.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Mpira Mtaani
  • Related to Vision Africa

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to Church

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera Dc, Nairobi, Kenya
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