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

Light Is Life

Nakumatt joined in the program to light up slum areas in Nairobi.providing light in this treasured areas enhancing security in and around slums.The mission is to install and maintain effective and sustainable lighting structures on highways informal settlement,social and recreational facilities that will instill sense of security and confidence to both investors and working nation.with help of Adopt light has succesfully installed in kibera mathare,kahawa sukari and others among many in slums.Nakumatt has partinered with other company to raise fund to improve slum communities in kenya.congradulation Nakumatt and igve way and light to poor kenyan.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Nakumatt

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • Location: Kibera,mathare,ngando, Nairobi, Kenya
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