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

Supporting Education

Education is one basic need to many people in Kenya he free Primary Education has helped a few to gain the knowledge taught in class.However ,Secondary and higher education is a burden to many families in Eshabwali village East Kisia .Many young people perfoms very well but lack fee to join high school or universities /colleges .The dream of a few have come to pass from the pit of one individual who have managed to sponsor them.Mr Bill have sponsored one student from Butere boys to join Moi University pursuing degree in Education currently two girls in high school one at Bunyore and another at Bulimbo Girls .He is also among the commitee assisting in building of Kansombero secondary school and Eshabwali polytechnique.


Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Eshabwali, Butere, Kenya
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