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

Irresponsible Parents

There was one girld who was in love one one boy the gilr was in form two while the boy was in form one the girl was coming from a poor background while the boy was coming from a rich background so one day boy went to introduce himself to the girl. parents the girls mother was happy and she give the boy permission to manage her daughter the the daughter was not willing but she was forced by her mother just because she was going to be married to a rich boy who come from a rich famly but once the whitte said that all that guilas is not gold after marriage the girl got a ball and give bath toa son but during the birth of a sone the doctor said that the mother was HIV positive and it wastoo later for the doctor to prevent the son so also the son was positive including the father of the son the monther of the girl got the news that make her to be sptcheless the farther of the boy we was coming form rich family was taken away of the family since he was not consider the son of the family again. but they were both taken care of a group tat deals with girl child right tanks goes to the group


  • The organization most involved in what happened: BINT PAMOJA GIRL CHILD
  • Related to Thames 21

Story Attributes/Tags

  • I won't remember this story for very long
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • I helped make the story happen
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Neighbourhood, Nairobi, Kenya
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