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

Change The Community

Njoki doesn't know who the parents are,where she comes from but she was adopted by an old woman who was walking around kiiri village.she was found in plastic bag crying.The woman was very disappointed and took her, washed her and reported the matter to Authority.she was later called if she can adopt Njoki because she had interest in her.Njoki was very happy with her adopted grandmother.though the woman was poor despite the situation she has raised Njoki well.Njoki is proud of her grandmother and joined Hidden Talent Centre here in Nairobi Ngando slum.she is being Sponsored with the centre and very kind.she encouraged other to share,help and be there for their people and community


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Hidden Talent

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  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to creativity

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • Location: Kirii, Murangaa, Kenya
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