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

Youth Employment

Youth in GATUNDU, Kiambu are beneffing from beekeeping project they developed three (3) months ago. The youth with the support from Ministry of Gender Youth & Social Services are also making beehives fro sale. They sell honey in open markets and supermarket. They now earn good living from the sale of these products. They have even created jobs for other jobless people.. we are grateful to the youth of Gatundu for their project which has changed the lives of other jobless youth.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: GATUNDU BEEKEEPING ENTERPRISES PROJECT

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  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to creativity

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 46-60 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Gatundu, Kiambu County, Kenya
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