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

Orphans Can Do Better When Talked To And Helped

DAN. K.JOSUA. A STORY OF HIV/AIDS IN OCHUDE LOCATION In eary 2002, ochude location almost lost its people from home to home due to HIV/AIDS desersiter due to boarder influence around it this is because most of our people ran for this girls from theboarder hence infect many people that led to many people dyin and living many orphans in the location. One day when i was doing my home visit as a community health worker happen to get avery brave and needy boy called DANIEL JOSUA who had sat for his class eight Exams and perfomed very cuple but had nobody to help him in the secondary school worked to him to get his futureexpectation and he told me that he would wish to become a doctor in future. Because God does not have his peole mostly orphansi connected him to Aphia ii western thro AKUKURANUT dev trust took him to school and he is proming to join the university next year this is because he is the best student in st.charlice LWANDA of ochode location. though the Aphia ii is going we still need well wishers


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Aphia Ii

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  • This story relates to physical needs
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Omiriari, Busia, Kenya
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