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Success! Penlope from Uganda raised $252 to fund a safe c-section for her and her baby.

Penlope
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  • $252 raised, $0 to go
$252
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Penlope's treatment was fully funded on August 17, 2022.

Photo of Penlope post-operation

September 6, 2022

Penlope underwent a safe c-section for her and her new baby.

Penlope had to deliver by c-section and her surgery went smoothly. She delivered a healthy baby girl weighing 3.2kgs. Penlope and her baby have headed home together with a clean bill of health.

Penlope says: “I wish you God’s blessing my donors for the great things that you do. I will continue caring for my family and farming.”

Penlope had to deliver by c-section and her surgery went smoothly. She delivered a healthy baby girl weighing 3.2kgs. Penlope and her baby h...

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April 4, 2022

Penlope is a 42-year-old mother of three children, with all her children in school. She does farming together with her husband and what they earn helps to meet their day to day needs.

Penlope is expecting a new baby and has been having antenatal care at Nyakibale Hospital. At her last visit, the medical team has recommended she delivery via cesarian section to ensure a safe delivery. She is not able to raise the funds needed for surgery and appeals for help.

Penlope shared: “I hope to deliver well this time, in safe hands, and I expect all to be well with your support.”

Penlope is a 42-year-old mother of three children, with all her children in school. She does farming together with her husband and what they...

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Penlope's Timeline

  • April 4, 2022
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Penlope was submitted by Edward Mugane, Impact Assessment Coordinator at African Mission Healthcare.

  • April 6, 2022
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Penlope's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • April 7, 2022
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Penlope received treatment at Karoli Lwanga Hospital, Nyakibale in Uganda. 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.

  • August 17, 2022
    FULLY FUNDED

    Penlope's treatment was fully funded.

  • September 6, 2022
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Penlope's treatment was successful. Read the update.

Funded by 8 donors

Funded by 8 donors

Treatment
Elective Caesarean section (C-Section)
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $252 for Penlope's treatment
Hospital Fees
$86
Medical Staff
$15
Medication
$46
Supplies
$81
Labs
$12
Other
$12

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