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MbangirwaKibuka is a man from Uganda who needs $219 to fund hernia surgery.

MbangirwaKibuka
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  • $101 raised, $118 to go
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July 15, 2019

MbangirwaKibuka is a small-scale farmer from Uganda. He is married with five children. For 18 years, MbangirwaKibuka has had bilateral inguinal hernia. If not treated, the hernia may result in intestinal tissue death or damage. Fortunately, on July 16, 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 MbangirwaKibuka’s surgery. Once completed, this procedure will hopefully allow him to live more comfortably and confidently.

Kibuka says, “I think my health will be restored because it has been longstanding and even I had lost hope but God does his way and now am looking forward to receiving support from SAFE and I continue with farming.”

MbangirwaKibuka is a small-scale farmer from Uganda. He is married with five children. For 18 years, MbangirwaKibuka has had bilateral ingui...

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MbangirwaKibuka's Timeline

  • July 15, 2019
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • July 23, 2019
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    MbangirwaKibuka 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.

  • July 29, 2019
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    MbangirwaKibuka's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • August 16, 2019
    AWAITING UPDATE

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

  • TODAY
    AWAITING FUNDING

    MbangirwaKibuka is currently raising funds for his treatment.

Funded by 3 donors

Funded by 3 donors

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

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