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

Conserving Trees

The planting have become an important a sept and in our community today many people are planting trees because trees are source of every thing in this would planting of trees have rescued to high production of food and protection of habitat for animals living in the forest Meanwhile protection of water catchment areas has brought many rain and have made to increase of production of production of agricultural good and the climate which is suitable for main to live planting of trees also have contributed to protection of the soil erosion which take the top most fertile soil. But other people do not know the important of planting trees they, cut trees and burn fuel every where heading to forestation which is cutting of trees without planting the knew ones. We can disparage this deforestation by educating people on what the important of trees in the country and the government in general cous gotten from who saying that he was helped by organisation


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  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • I was affected by 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 less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Oroube, Tranzoia East, Kenya
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