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Photo of Abi Abi from Ethiopia

A 11 year old boy with a limb deformity.

Abi's right leg has been deformed since birth. Although his condition does not stop this very bright 6 year old from playing soccer with his friends. Abi…


Photo of Ryan Ryan from Kenya

A 5 year old boy with a bone condition.

One year old Ryan has been experiencing hip pain for a while now. It’s a miracle that his mother was somehow able to discern his pain and realize her s…


Photo of Ezra Ezra from Kenya

A 15 year old boy with clubfoot.

We first met Ezra when he was about six years old. At the time, his diagnosis was clubfoot and for that he needed surgery, a surgery known as proximal me…


Photo of Zerabiruk Zerabiruk from Ethiopia

A 14 year old boy with a limb deformity.

Zerabiruk is an energetic boy! When he is not at school he loves playing with his friends. His father makes clothes and his mother stays at home taking c…


Photo of Refif Refif from Ethiopia

A 6 year old girl with a limb deformity.

Refif’s mother says, her daughter fell from a bed when she was a couple of days old, and since then they have been waiting for her to start crawling or…


Photo of Soliana Soliana from Ethiopia

A 7 year old girl with bowed legs.

Soliana is such a beautiful little 3-year-old, and it was only after she started walking that her family realized her legs were bowing. Thankfully, becau…


Photo of Janbert Janbert from Philippines

A 15 year old boy with a bone condition.

“Janbert will go from 'disabled' to 'this is able!'” - Lito, Janbert’s brother-in-law.

Janbert is a quiet kid with a big smile. His family i…


Photo of Fanos Fanos from Ethiopia

A 11 year old girl with a limb deformity.

Fanos is not able to go to school because of a hip condition that she has had from birth. She is excited to go back, though, after her operation at CURE.…


Photo of Samuel Samuel from Ethiopia

A 8 year old boy with an amputation.

“I am in grade 3, and I want to become a doctor, like the one who just examined me!” Samuel told us, excitedly.

Samuel is a really smart boy, …


Photo of Nedi Nedi from Ethiopia

A 9 year old girl with clubfoot.

Nedi does not go to school because it is too far to walk for her in her condition. Her feet is a clubfoot which causes her a lot of problems. One of thos…


Photo of Filimona Filimona from Ethiopia

A 6 year old boy with a limb deformity.

“I am happy and grateful that my little boy has this chance to be healed.” Says Filimona’s mom (Fitsum)

Filimona is a sweet little boy, he i…


Photo of Yeabsira Yeabsira from Ethiopia

A 4 year old boy with a limb deformity.

Yeabsira is a sweet funny little kid who loves playing with his best friend, his mom! At 7 months old, his family took him to a local government hospita…


Photo of Lisnert Lisnert from Malawi

A 14 year old girl with a limb deformity.

Lisnert is the third born child in a family of 6 children, and while all her brothers and sisters are healthy, Lisnert has been dealing with the challeng…


Photo of Tilahun Tilahun from Ethiopia

A 17 year old boy with a joint condition.

Tilahun is a friendly young man. He came to CURE seeking help for his knee and foot problem. He has been disabled since birth making it very difficult to…


Photo of Eden Eden from Ethiopia

A 12 year old girl with bowed legs.

Eden is a sweet little girl who needs surgery for her bowed leg. Four years ago, she was able to make it to another hospital, where her left leg was trea…


Photo of Stephen Stephen from Kenya

A 18 year old boy with a limb deformity.

“Why does God allow some things to happen to seemingly undeserving people?” Stephen might ask a question like that, because at the innocent age of 4,…


Photo of Priscilla Priscilla from Malawi

A 11 year old girl with a joint condition.

“Priscilla came home one afternoon crying. She said she had fallen and her right hip is so painful. When we went to hospital for help, she was just bee…


Photo of Charity Charity from Kenya

A 8 year old girl with a limb deformity.

Spine conditions are hard to deal with in themselves, so in a case where a spine condition is mixed with another condition it takes a lot for the patient…


Photo of PJ PJ from Philippines

A 14 year old boy with a limb deformity.

“PJ came to us in 2013. His grandmother was caring for him, but she was already 80 years old, and just couldn’t do it anymore. She surrendered him to…


Photo of Aaron Aaron from Philippines

A 7 year old boy with a limb deformity.

“I want him to be able to walk so he can go wherever he wants and play with other kids,” hopes Pearly, Aaron’s mom.

Aaron is full of energy …


Photo of Janelle Janelle from Philippines

A 3 year old girl with clubfoot.

“I’m not afraid, I’m ready. I want Janelle to be healed, so when she goes to school she won’t be bullied, and can live a normal life.” - Janell…


Photo of Hagere Hagere from Ethiopia

A 16 year old girl with a joint condition.

"We tried to give her holy water, but it didn't cure her." - Semegn, Hagere's mother.

Around 2010, Hagere's bones became infected, and it quic…


Photo of Shairah Shairah from Philippines

A 14 year old girl with clubfoot.

“We are born again Christians. I believe that God hears the desires of our hearts. I prayed for healing for Shairah, even after the family said they we…


Photo of Rex Rex from Philippines

A 8 year old boy with a broken bone.

“When are we getting my arm fixed?” asks Rex.

Five years ago, Rex showed the adventurous side of himself when he climbed on the gate railings …


Photo of Peter Peter from Zambia

A 11 year old boy with clubfoot.

Though Peter Chikoti had surgery for clubfoot when he was a baby, the improvements didn’t last because his mother Anna could not afford to buy foot bra…


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Chris is excited to join CURE for the same reason most of us are part of it: Seeing the Kingdom of God at work in kids lives. "Kids right now who can't walk, they're being carried, who can't go outside because their faces look different… they get to be kids again. Because of CURE… because of you and me and everyone else involved, kids will be kids again, and be able to walk and run.
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Practicing fiscal accountability is a critical aspect of CURE’s financial stewardship model. Along with annual audits by an independent CPA firm, CURE is a member in good standing with the ECFA.

Pie chart of CURE FY 2013 Expenses *FY 2016 Expenses *CURE’s 2016 Fiscal Year: July 2015 - June 2016
  • 93.3% Program Expense CURE hospital and specialty program expenses
  • 1.2% Administration General and administrative expenses
  • 5.5% Fundraising
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