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


The rate of birth in lusome village was high but the population remained low. This led to a research which took place in two weeks. The result then shown that the new born children die at the age of 9 or 10. This is due to diseases whicg are caused by eating dity food, and not getting good diest. This led to formation of a group known as ukoa watoto. It was formed by Raymond Mudasia and is now led by Dominic Mulatia. The group provides basic need to the children.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Ukoa Watoto Group

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  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Chavakali, Keveye, Kenya
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