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

Sharpening Our Young Ones Mind

The Toyota Dream car art contest was started by Toyota Motor Corporation to cultivate creativity and innovation among children. This competition is done annually and from what they get is a clear indication that the country is brimming with talent. This year Kenya has two representative out of an overall participation of 62,000 contestants from 70 different countries. This is applied in schools within the country and the shortlisted ones reached the final level. Indeed, this is many our children to be sharp and widen their thinking capacity. example is at Huruma Primary where it was held for the 2nd time, one could notice the pupils' creativity have improved.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Toyota Motor Corporation

Events like these happen:

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often

Story Attributes/Tags

  • The story describes a good idea, worked somewhat
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to fun
  • This story relates to fun
  • I heard what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Huruma, Nairobi, Kenya
Map of SHARPENING OUR YOUNG ONES MIND
 
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solution
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The story is about...
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relations
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opportunity
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Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
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the wrong
people
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people
What type of change is your story about?
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temporary
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change
 
 
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