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

Effects Of Corruption To The Society

Carolina is an NGP project formed to assist the needy youths and the HIV/AIDS infected persons especially women in kibera Olympic,though situated in olympic it helped the entire kibera residents who were of reach effective.The carolina project helped the interested groups in education to further their studies at the institutions of higher learning depending on what course one would wish to do.This was ensured through strict supervision and majority of students got themselves chances to study and be of neccessity to the community,the HIV/AIDS victims benefited much,they developed a feeling of positive living and better improved living standards and good relations with their fellows. As much has carolina project helped it also had it's failures,when corruption came in with other corrupt &selfish leaders.They started by sending out the CBo's(small projects) later stopped most of the help and sponsorships that were meant for the poor.These laeders failed to adhere to the fact that the project was to upgrade their fellow friends and needy in society.The project collapsed due to the fact that everyone involved left unfullfilled and dissapointed.


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  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kianda Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
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