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

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Well wishers have turned out to sponsor two students in Gucha south who have gone back to school to complete their studies years after dropping out. Isaac Obare 42, sat K.C.P.E examination 23yrs ago and failed the proceed to proceed to secondary due to lack of fees, but he joined form one last year. He is a father of three. At neighbouring school, 22yrs old Joan Chebet is also back in high school after dropping out four tears ago. The South Mugirango Consistuency Development fund Committee paid the students school fees for two years. Committee secretary Julius Orangi visited the two at their school and their principles were presented with the cheques for 20000 shs each. the money win cater for their fees and pay exams fees for chebet who is sitting her KCSE next tear. The balance will be used to provide leaning materials and other basic needs for the two.


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  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: South Mugirango, Kisii, Kenya
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