Hachirou

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  • Age10
  • Conditionknock knees
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We need to raise approximately $1000 to treat children like Hachirou. When you give a gift through Hachirou's CUREkids profile, your contribution will help us continue our work in countries like Niger. Have more questions? Ask us.

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Hachirou's Story

"We don't know what caused it and why it happened," said Mariama Hachirou's mother. Hachirou and his older brother were both born with knock knees. "Everyone treated us as cursed people and would try to avoid us as much as they can," Mariama told u… Read more

"We don't know what caused it and why it happened," said Mariama Hachirou's mother. Hachirou and his older brother were both born with knock knees. "Everyone treated us as cursed people and would try to avoid us as much as they can," Mariama told us. Hachimou could not go to school because kids would make fun of him at any given time. They would try to knock him down because of how weak he was. Wherever Marama and her husband went looking for help they were instantly turned around saying that they do not know how to treat that condition. Everyone in their village would encourage them to either get rid of the kids or find a way to hide them from the world so that they could keep their family name clean. The whole situation has made their whole family depressed. The kids are being made fun of and excluded while the parents are berated for bringing bad kids into the world. Mariama learned about us when CURE Niger went to her village for an outreach to raise awareness. "When I heard that there may be a solution for my kids I was overjoyed because over the last years this was the greatest news I've heard!" Thank you for your part in bringing great news to this family, please join us in praying for healing, both physical and spiritual!

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Apr 12, 2019

Hachirou is feeling better overall, but he says his leg still hurts. He has been discharged and will be leaving the ward in the afternoon. Pray for him so that he recovers well! Photo of Hachirou

Apr 09, 2019

Hachirou had a successful surgery! It was pretty straight forward, the doctors cut Hachirou's bone in his leg and then proceeded by putting two pins in his leg after adjusting the bone to be straight. The two pins will hold the bone in place until it heals. Then they bandaged him up! He is in resting and recovering, please be praying for our boy! Photo of Hachirou

Apr 08, 2019

Hachirou is here at CURE Niger! We are happy that with your help, CURE can provide healing for him and his family. Please pray for him as he embarks on this journey to healing! Photo of Hachirou

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