Success! Nhor from Cambodia raised $253 to fund cataract surgery.

Nhor
$253
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Nhor's treatment was fully funded on October 28, 2023.
  • Nhor's story
  • Nhor's update
April 24, 2023

Photo of Nhor post-operation

November 10, 2023

Nhor underwent cataract surgery after waiting many years.

For several years, Nhor's vision had deteriorated, lowering her self-esteem because she could not help her daughter or do things around her ...

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Nhor's Timeline

  • April 24, 2023
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Nhor was submitted by Panha Im, IT Officer at Children's Surgical Centre.

  • April 24, 2023
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Nhor received treatment at Kien Khleang National Rehabilitation Centre in Cambodia. 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.

  • April 26, 2023
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Nhor's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • October 28, 2023
    FULLY FUNDED

    Nhor's treatment was fully funded.

  • November 10, 2023
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Nhor's treatment was successful. Read the update.

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$145raised
$729to go