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

A Bright Experience

Iwant to thank carolina for kibera for sponsoring my freind who is an ophern they took her to the children home.And l also want to thank you for making our enviroment cleans and roads clean and taking good care of our trees and animals like dogs, cats,cow.,goat and donkey. Lf it was not for you my freind would have now been a street child.thaks l to she has a place to call home and live happy and comfotable life l know she willbe some one good in future thnk you very much.


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 creativity
  • This story relates to fun
  • This story relates to fun
  • I saw what happened in the story

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This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
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About This Story

  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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