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

Thanks For Voting

If a person talks bad about our government i really want to cry. This governmet has helped many people. If you like it or n ot that is the reality. First see how on UCE,UPE,and the good roaads and agood social services it has approved/constructed/putted in concederation. This government has brought electricity fore forexample in our community and constructed good roads which heps in transporting and importation of our cash crops. This government has created self employment through putting up small scale s of industries.Thats why i want to take this opportunity to thank you for your vote.Although some have been /haven't received anything from the government programess like NAADS, but its coming wait for a moment.


  • The organization most involved in what happened: Government

Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an important story that I will remember for a long time
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to creativity
  • This story relates to self-esteem
  • I saw what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 31-45 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kyanamukaaka, Masaka, Uganda
This story describes a...
a need
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Who benefited from what happened in the story...
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