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

The Pride Of Faith

Suzanna Owiyo, from the known Nyanza province came from a small village in the region. Since she was young, she had a liking for singing and even after her studies, she decided to pursue her untold future. She started a song that talked about Kisumu town and the good things it had. The song became popular in the whole of Kenya. This made her proud of her hard work but her pride did to go to the peak of it. Still she continued and wanted to pass various messages across the world through her songs,and surely today, she is recognized all over the world audience through her songs. She has set up a home fro the less priviledged and teaches them how to sing and most of them are abroad fro further studies and some sit passing sweet waves around the globe.


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  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kisumu Town, Kisumu, Kenya
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