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

Dision Making

I am ELIZABETA APONDI from ELDOreT.actually I am myself I don't have parent or sister even a brother.When I finish my primary education I pass but a had no any help.I am myself I decided to get married to unold man who was the age of my father.I actualy i was ready to get married to that man but one day has I was working I saw same school children playing football I decided to join them by playing the game.Actual I show a good game and the coach of the team decided to call me and tell me to joining his club.Because i had now anything to do.I agree to joining the team. One day he decided to talk with me about my family.i tell him every thing about my family.he asked me If I would like to go back to school.I tell him yes but I don't have money.He tell me that he is going to take very thing to his hand up to now im to school.


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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kipkaren, Eldoret, Kenya
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