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

Helping The Needy In The Society

There was a minister in Kasipul Kabnondo constituency who formed his own organization with his brother.He started by helping the orphans taking them to school and taking care of their basic needs.His brother had an hospital .He was helping the people whom their people died in that hospital by transporting the body from the hospital upto their homes. The minster started to distribute buses to schools like Ringa boys Wangapala,Wire mixed and Nyangi'ela secondary school. He also started making the murram roads.He also introduced another system of giving primary schools CDF funds.The schools used the funds to build classes,offices an dbuying text books for the pupils. He and his brother helped the widows by giving them food.They introduced seeds for the widows to plant during the planting season.They started to introduce maize for the widows for four once a week.The people they helpled appreciated their token of help to them.As a civilized nation we need people who help the needy people.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Government

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • 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
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Sondu/chiga, Kisumu, Kenya
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