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

Women Group Association

In eldoret town have been recorded of having many women association.The association have they onw officials like chairperson,Ass. chairperson and tresuarer who run the organisation.One of the group called "pamoja women Association" This is made up of 30 members who contribute each 2,000 per month. This money is kept in an accounts.The money may be used to start bussiness and also add profit to the organisation.Some people who are non-group member borrow and retain with alot of profit which make the Association develop. They have also bought abus to make them arrive early in they meeting and also may be bussiness people in the group would would like to transport they goods.The bus may be hured to transport thing which are not associated with the group and get profit.Recently they have started a program of paying fee for their members children in schools to enhance learning.I would like people to start organisation and develop the society.


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  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw 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 1-2 years ago
  • Location: Huruna, Eldoret, Kenya
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