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

Sony Sugar Company

Sugar sugar company is a long time organization set to change lives of many individuals. Many depend on the company for their livelihood and it has bit by bit changed their living standards. The company is known to be providing sugar for the whole country and even some amount be used as exports earning the country income and this boosts the country's economy. This has even helped the farmers living around the company as they involve themselves in sugar-cane plantation and supply to the company hence getting employment indirectly to it. Its better management has encouraged many farmers ensuring for its survival. The government should ensure that sony sugar company is expanded so as to create more job opportunities for the growing population.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Sony Sugar Company

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to food and shelter
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to creativity
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kibera Kisumu Dogo, Nairobi, Kenya
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