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Bravin is a 4-year-old from Kenya who needs $1,049 to fund mobility restoring elbow surgery.

Bravin
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  • $904 raised, $145 to go
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August 5, 2020

Bravin is a child from Kenya. He is a cheerful boy who is in preschool. He is the firstborn in a family of two children. Bravin’s mother is a stay-at-home mom, while the father is a casual laborer on construction sites.

On July 4th, 2020 Bravin fell from a chair as he was playing in his house. He sustained a closed fracture-dislocation of the right elbow. He is in pain and cannot use his hand freely.

Fortunately, surgeons at our medical partner can help. On August 5th, Bravin will undergo a fracture repair procedure, called an open reduction and internal fixation. This procedure will help him regain use of his hand and no longer be in pain. Now, our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $1,049 to fund this procedure.

“I have watched my child suffering from pain for the past four weeks, yet we have no money to meet this cost. I kindly ask for help so that my boy can be well and use his hand so that he can grow up normally,” shared Bravin’s mother.

Bravin is a child from Kenya. He is a cheerful boy who is in preschool. He is the firstborn in a family of two children. Bravin’s mother is ...

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Bravin's Timeline

  • August 5, 2020
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • August 06, 2020
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Bravin received treatment at Nazareth Hospital. 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.

  • August 06, 2020
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Bravin's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • October 16, 2020
    AWAITING UPDATE

    Awaiting Bravin's treatment update from African Mission Healthcare.

  • TODAY
    AWAITING FUNDING

    Bravin is currently raising funds for his treatment.

Funded by 14 donors

Funded by 14 donors

Treatment
Nazareth - ORIF
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $1,049 for Bravin's treatment
Hospital Fees
$459
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$26
Supplies
$379
Labs
$104
Radiology
$31
Other
$50

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