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

Poltry Keeping

I am a youth and i had already married. I participate in daily activities to sustain my family is poltry keeping. I have been keeping poltries for last four years. I started thise business of keepung poltry after visitinjg my neighbour who earned more in poltry. I took that advantage and started keeping them from that time hense forth they rae the one whioch i use for payikng school fee, sustaining my daily breads and paying kvetinary foe poltry and i will be happy if i see my fellow youth who does not have work sustaining a work in my poltry farm. i congralatulate nNAMATSI SELF HELP GROUP for boosting my farm one step to another but those remain a step to accomplish mly farm problems. My farm faces a lot of challenges evreyday the main problems that i face in my farm is death of my poltry due to small room that is used to accomodate them. If i allow them to move randomly ,in the village they are attacked by wild dogs and spreaded diseas from infected poltry from my neighbour farm. I have a shamba that can be used for expandtion of my poltry room but i dont have fund to establish it i would like to ask any one who could be able to assit me in this situation to do so. I wish you the best in your struggle to help me.


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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Mwinyala, Kakamega, Kenya
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