Success! Kundi from Tanzania raised $880 to fund corrective surgery so she can walk and play easily.

Kundi
$880
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Kundi's treatment was fully funded on December 28, 2021.
  • Kundi's story
  • Kundi's update
December 9, 2021

Photo of Kundi post-operation

January 24, 2022

Kundi underwent corrective surgery so she can walk and play easily.

Kundi’s surgery went well where she had her left leg corrected successfully. Kundi was walking with a gait and her knees knocked causing her...

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Kundi's Timeline

  • December 9, 2021
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Kundi was submitted by Joan Kadagaya, SAFE Senior Program Coordinator at African Mission Healthcare.

  • December 10, 2021
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Kundi received treatment at Arusha Lutheran Medical Centre (ALMC) in Tanzania. 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.

  • December 14, 2021
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Kundi's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • December 28, 2021
    FULLY FUNDED

    Kundi's treatment was fully funded.

  • January 24, 2022
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Kundi's treatment was successful. Read the update.

Funded by 16 donors

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Maxwell is a farmer from Malawi. Maxwell hails from Lithipe Village of Traditional Authority Kaphuka. He lives with his mother, while his other siblings have left home for their respective marital homes. Every day, he goes about his daily chores, attending to his tomatoes and sugarcane. He prepares his harvest for the market, confident that he will make a reasonable amount of profit. On May 30th, Maxwell was involved in a hit-and-run accident at dusk. He was on his way home from visiting family in a nearby village. He had crossed the road and made it to the pedestrian’s lane when he was hit by a speeding vehicle. Witnesses confirm that the driver of the vehicle did not stop to check on Maxwell. Maxwell was brought to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for the cuts and bruises he sustained. As he also injured his leg, Maxwell was referred to our medical partner's care center, Nkhoma Hospital, for further treatment. Doctors found that he fractured his right leg and needs an open reduction internal fixation surgical procedure was recommended. He is in pain and unable to walk due to the fracture. Fortunately, our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare, can help. On June 4th, Maxwell will undergo a fracture repair procedure, which will cost $636. This procedure will relieve him of the pain and help him walk easily again. Maxwell says,” I just want to be well again, for the sake of my family whom I worried about so much after the incident. I want them to be relieved that I am out of harm’s way completely.”

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