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

The Day I Will Never Forget For Along Time In My Life Until I Die

More than 2 years ago, there was a certain girl who sat for kenya certificate for primary education.After the result was annouced she was the first person with four hundred and forty five.she was as happy as king in his palace.But a bad luck the family was very poor and they could not take their daughter to secondary school. After three days they herd saome people asking about any girl who got four hundred and above mark.They tried and tried unt the daughter was annouced in the radio.So many people wanted to take the girls for example Ochieng baima from nyakach district mrs.lucy kibaki,mrs ida Amollo and so many other people A person who fight for her decided to take her was mrs lucy kibaki.The girl is now get knowledge in a day school very good girl from school she is going to the state house.Her mother is being help and she normaly goes there


  • The organization most involved in what happened: None

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Sondu/seme, Kisumu, Kenya
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