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Naisanoi from Kenya raised $230 for cataract surgery.

Naisanoi
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  • $230 raised, $0 to go
$230
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Naisanoi's treatment was fully funded on June 9, 2015.
May 31, 2015

“Naisanoi walks into the interview with a smile on her face and as we settle down for the interview, I begin to understand why,” says our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation (AMHF). “She has been praying for her vision to come back since she realized that she was gradually going blind.”

Naisanoi is a 35-year-old woman from Kenya. She has ten children, and helps her husband tend to his cattle. She also makes and sells traditional bead jewelry.

Around the time Naisanoi delivered her fourth child, she began experiencing problems with her vision. She was diagnosed with a cataract in her right eye, but has not received treatment due to a lack of funds.

AMHF recently traveled to Naisanoi’s village to treat Naisanoi and other patients affected by cataracts. A cataract removal for Naisanoi will cost $230, and is expected to fully restore her vision.

“I love making my jewelry and I can no longer make them as fast as I used to,” Naisanoi tells us. “Thank you for answering my prayer and coming to restore my sight.”

"Naisanoi walks into the interview with a smile on her face and as we settle down for the interview, I begin to understand why," says our me...

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Naisanoi's Timeline

  • May 31, 2015
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Naisanoi was submitted by Joan Kadagaya, Curative Medical Support Program-Partner Representative at African Mission Healthcare Foundation, our medical partner in Kenya.

  • June 03, 2015
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Naisanoi's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • June 08, 2015
    TREATMENT SCHEDULED

    Naisanoi was scheduled to receive treatment. Medical partners often provide care to patients accepted by Watsi before those patients are fully funded, operating under the guarantee that the cost of care will be paid for by donors.

  • June 09, 2015
    FULLY FUNDED

    Naisanoi's treatment was fully funded.

  • TODAY
    AWAITING UPDATE

    Awaiting Naisanoi's treatment update from African Mission Healthcare Foundation.

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