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

Fighting Aids.

AID is a killer disease,so much effort is needed to get rid of the disease.This effort has been inserted by many organisations but among them is MENISOTA in Mubende Town Council. The organisation helps to teach the community how to stay safe without HIV/AIDS.The youths are encouraged to avoid unprotected sex as a way of preventing its spread. The organisation on the other hand gives guidance and counselling to the infected ones and also engages in fighting for their rights as other Ugandans.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Menisota

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  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Mubende Town Council, Mubende, Uganda
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