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

Any Change In Life Can Hapened

Three month ago a young man knocked on my door early in the morning.It was on a Surtuday when everyone was around in their houses.He was door to door salesman.Unfortunately i couldn't not opened.I felt again asleep. When i woke up a found a piece of paper on door entrance.Arise and go look for Peter. with telephone number on it. It was given to the young man to give it to me.I woke up quickly, he was my former boss from U.K. He is a foreigner.He came to my place and i was given gifts and took my number.He paid me four month rent and promised to pay school fee for my child.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to Friends

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Dagoretti, Nairobi, Kenya
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