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

Prevention Of Cholera

Cholera has kill many of our loves one and move our village full of mourning every time last year their is this organisation which come and educate us how to control cholera they taught us that first cause of cholera is dirty environment dirty water and also when we are not careful by cleaning our hands when go to toilet and also after doing our daily work then we take food with dirty hands they supply soaps for our village and day a hole for rubbish Also they help us build nice toilets and taught us to away wash everyday from hat time you cannot find rubbish everywhere as usual and we have clean toilets and use clean water which we treat it


  • The organization most involved in what happened: organisation for education control cholera

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Mwiyala, Kakamega, Kenya
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