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

Empower The Youths

Community empowerment initiative network initiates the various community projects in the region it is supposed to provide initiative to information to vaurious people who need it in order to succeed in life it is located in kakamega county. Despite the fast they it is supposed to give me young and the ones who need information and guidance in making right decinons me inotivtio seems to be dormant in its deliviti e.g very few people know of it despite it was created long time ago I would like the government providing funds and also monitoring their services to the people.


Story Attributes/Tags

  • I won't remember this story for very long
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • The storyteller cannot remember when this story took place.
  • Location: Mudiri, Kakamega, Kenya
This story describes a...
a need
a problem
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Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
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This story describes a...
good idea that failed
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good idea that
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