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

Hero In Kibera

There is a gentle man who finishes education at university of Nairobi and did not went to look job instead he started mobilizing resources to give hope to the needy children in Kibera. It took time to find his foot in his prayers but now he has a childrens home. He provide almost everything around fifty children and has employee several staffs.This has transformed the childrens hope and they are living as a family. The children are now living happily because of the big heart of a man who has a dream just to change lives in a smaller way he can.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Tunza Children Center

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  • What happened in the story relates to an ethnic group or tribe
  • What happened in the story relates to community, region, or country
  • What happened in the story relates to an organization

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This is one of 57,220 stories we've collected from people in Kenya and Uganda. We're using them to identify problems and potential solutions in local communities.
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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kibera Toy Market, Nairobi, Kenya
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