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Emmaculate from Kenya raised $290 to welcome her newborn baby safely.

Emmaculate
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  • $290 raised, $0 to go
$290
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Emmaculate's treatment was fully funded on November 1, 2014.

Photo of Emmaculate post-operation

February 12, 2015
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October 8, 2014

“Emmaculate believes and hopes that her life and that of their children will one day will be better,” writes Lwala Community Alliance about this 22-year-old mother of two from Kenya. “She hopes to achieve this by starting a small business after her safe delivery.”

Emmaculate is expecting a child and hoping to receive a medically attended delivery to reduce the risk of fatal complications at home. “Emmaculate became a widow after her husband died in August, 2014 from a long term illness that depleted almost all that they had,” the Lwala team continues. “Emmaculate’s neighbor describes her as a hardworking and a happy mother who has always ensured she is in good relationship with her neighbors. She is a member of a women’s group in their village where she tells us that they share their life experiences and economic development ideas.”

A safe delivery in a health facility. Prenatal care. Postnatal care. That’s what $290 will provide Emmaculate as she prepares for the birth of her newborn baby. Let’s make sure that this caring mother and her newborn-to-be are in good hands from the very beginning.

"Emmaculate believes and hopes that her life and that of their children will one day will be better," writes Lwala Community Alliance about ...

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Emmaculate's Timeline

  • October 8, 2014
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Emmaculate was submitted by Liz at Lwala Community Alliance, our medical partner in Kenya.

  • October 27, 2014
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Emmaculate's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • November 01, 2014
    FULLY FUNDED

    Emmaculate's treatment was fully funded.

  • November 09, 2014
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Emmaculate received 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.

  • February 12, 2015
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    We received an update on Emmaculate. Read the update.

Funded by 6 donors

Funded by 6 donors

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