Give Charlene A Healthy and Hopeful life

Give Charlene A Healthy and Hopeful Life

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Give Charlene Hope Again
Medical, Illness & Healing

Charlene Tungbani is a 11yr old girl whose plight was discovered this past summer by Kaapuori Children’s Resource Foundation an NGO dedicated to helping individuals with disabilities and mental health issues in the Northern Part Of Ghana , specifically in the Upper West Region.  Charlene suffers from Anal Atresia 
(Anal Atresia or imperforate anus which is an abnormality present at birth and characterized by the absence of normal opening of the anus. Elimination of fecal content may not be possible until surgery is performed.  In her case, the rectum is open into the lower part if the vagina) A condition that could have been corrected before age 3 but due to lack of financial support and lack of education, she has  since been living with the condition until KCRF discovered her story.   Charlene is supported by her aging grandmother who has been the sole caregiver.

Charlene would need a three part surgery to correct this abnormality. Thankfully few people have generously supported with the initial surgery which was performed on December 10th, 2019 at  the
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), Kumasi, Ghana and she is responding well to treatment. and looking forward to returning to school awaiting her next  surgery scheduled on April 6 2020. It worth noting that  Charlene is also  deaf.  However,  her deafness has no impact on her ability to contribute to the society because she is able to communicate  well using sign language  and also doing well academically  given her current situation. This is a child full of  life but unable to function fully as a normal child due to her health situation and will therefore  really needs your help  to correct this painfully and unpleasant abnormalities  in her life. 

KCRF is pleading for your support to help bring Hope and Purpose back to Charlene. Your financial support will be used to complete the final 2 corrective  surgeries needed and also aid her in making full healthy Recovery.

Thank you in advance for your generosity.

"IN GIVING WE RECEIVE

"Thank you.

Donations

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  • Jenny Giang 
    • $25 
    • 4 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 4 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $90 
    • 4 mos
  • An Huynh  
    • $40 
    • 4 mos
  • Afolabi Luwoye  
    • $5 
    • 5 mos
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Fundraising team: Kaapuori Children Resource Foundation (3)

Munira Mahama 
Organizer
Raised $415 from 10 donations
Toronto, ON
Darlia Abdul-Razak 
Team member
Najat Yahaya 
Team member

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