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

Lost And Found

Njuguna a corrupted young man with infinite potential, decided to join a gang of robbers after he drooped out of school when he was in form III st.paul in the year 2007. The boy did not want to go to school again because the company he had joined. His parents were very rich and they did not want any child to drop out of school because they were full of everything. One day njuguna decided to travel out of the country and went t o Australia without informing his parents there in Australia the boy decided to broke into neighbours houses where he steals many things. Then later the neighbours took him to the jailed. Three days ago his parents were searching for her but he was no where to be found then later the braking news came that the child was jailed. They decided to go to pay what was needed and their child was found.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Events like these happen:


Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw what happened in the story

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This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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