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Mahamad from Ethiopia raised $930 to get healthy.

Mahamad
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  • $930 raised, $0 to go
$930
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Mahamad's treatment was fully funded on June 13, 2013.

Photo of Mahamad post-operation

Mahamad is up and moving around again.

“We come from a place that is very far away, there isn’t a single doctor that could have treated my son,” says Mahamad’s father. “I am very grateful – it is difficult to express just how much in words.”

"We come from a place that is very far away, there isn’t a single doctor that could have treated my son," says Mahamad's father. "I am very ...

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Mahamad is an outgoing boy in the fifth grade. His favorite subject is English and he dreams of becoming a doctor.

Mahamad has osteomyelitis, a bone infection, in his right leg. His parents have taken him to several local clinics for treatment, but his condition keeps getting worse. Mahamad had to quit school because of excruciating pain and inability to walk.

A $930 surgery can give Mahamad the use of his leg again. This procedure could be the difference between a stagnated and an incredibly bright future for this young boy. Our coordinator at AMHF writes, “we expect that the surgery shall give Mahamad full function of his leg again, and he will hopefully be able to start school when the next year begins.” Let’s help Mahamad get the care he needs to live up to his potential!

Mahamad is an outgoing boy in the fifth grade. His favorite subject is English and he dreams of becoming a doctor. Mahamad has osteomyeli...

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Mahamad's Timeline

  • June 9, 2013
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Mahamad's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • June 13, 2013
    FULLY FUNDED

    Mahamad's treatment was fully funded.

  • February 12, 2015
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    We received an update on Mahamad. Read the update.

Funded by 24 donors

Funded by 24 donors

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