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Mugabirwe is a farmer from Uganda who needs $219 to fund hernia surgery.

Mugabirwe
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September 2, 2019

Mugabirwe is a farmer from Uganda. He is a widower and a father to one child. His wife died 25 years ago, his child is still a student and the family is sustained by the little that the Mugabirwe’s farm produces.

7 years ago, Mugabirwe has had an inguinal hernia. This hernia causes him pain and discomfort Fortunately, on September 3rd, he will undergo hernia repair surgery at our medical partner’s care center.

Our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $219 to fund Mugabirwe’s surgery. Once completed, this procedure will hopefully allow him to live more comfortably and confidently.

Mugabirwe says “I hope to have a better quality of life and continue hustling for a better future of my child.”

Mugabirwe is a farmer from Uganda. He is a widower and a father to one child. His wife died 25 years ago, his child is still a student and t...

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Mugabirwe's Timeline

  • September 2, 2019
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • September 09, 2019
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Mugabirwe received treatment at Karoli Lwanga Hospital, Nyakibale. 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.

  • September 09, 2019
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Mugabirwe's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • October 14, 2019
    AWAITING UPDATE

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

  • TODAY
    AWAITING FUNDING

    Mugabirwe is currently raising funds for his treatment.

Funded by 2 donors

Funded by 2 donors

Treatment
Hernia Repair
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $219 for Mugabirwe's treatment
Hospital Fees
$93
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$14
Supplies
$106
Labs
$6

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