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

Boda Boda

any people from my village heard about security bicycles on loan when i heard about it i could not spare the chance i started processing my things and within a week i had gotten a bicycle Brand new. An NGO known as WEWASAFO gives people bicycles on loan and they monitor the payment.I risked myself After that i moved in ton town and started a boda boda business thus carrying people to places of there work Destination and to school also i found out after 2 months that the business was doing very well. I was able to repay the loan on weekly basis and i have completed For now i am getting income monthly my living i am going on well since i am also serving some money for my business expansion in future those who had refused to risk taking a bicycle on loan are regretting due strict terms and condition of the organisation


  • The organization most involved in what happened: WEWASOFA

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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 physical needs
  • This story relates to creativity
  • 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
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
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