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Photo of Abdullahi Abdullahi from Uganda

A less than 1 year old boy with hydrocephalus.

“We traveled for ten days from Somalia to get to CURE. The journey wasn’t easy but I am happy to be here." - Faiza, Abdullahi's mother.

Faiza fir…

Photo of Restlyn Restlyn from Philippines

A 6 year old girl with a bone condition.

“When I grow up, I want to be a nurse, a doctor, and a police woman, that’s all.” -Restlyn

Little Restlyn is the youngest of two children, who drea…

Photo of Zizzaluz Zizzaluz from Philippines

A 10 year old girl with a limb deformity.

“Izza prays every night and her only wish is that her feet will be healed.” Zizzaluz’ Mom, Lucia.

Zizzaluz! To the brave souls who want to say her …

Photo of Maria Carmella Maria Carmella from Philippines

A 15 year old girl with a joint condition.

“I’m excited to be healed, so I can get my head back in the game and play basketball again.”- Carmella

Carmella is a well-rounded athlete. Volleyba…

Photo of Julifer Julifer from Philippines

A 9 year old girl with a limb deformity.

“When my foot is fixed, I want shoes. Lots of sandals and high heels!” - Julifer.

There’s no doubt Julifer is all girl! And we know that being all g…

Photo of Cholo Cholo from Philippines

A 8 year old boy with a joint condition.

“I know I’m brave and I want to go through this surgery.” -Cholo

If Cholo were a superhero, he says he would be Iron Man because he can fly, and ju…

Photo of Ashley Ashley from Philippines

A 7 year old girl with bowed legs.

“When Ashley is bullied, I tell her not to get mad because with God’s grace, she’ll get surgery.” - Ashley’s mom Beth.

After nearly five years o…

Photo of Cornelius Cornelius from Malawi

A 14 year old boy with an infection.

“My son left home without any problems at school, but now I don’t understand how he is deformed,” said Velonica, Cornelius’ mother.

Cornelius was …

Photo of Janbert Janbert from Philippines

A 14 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 is super …

Photo of Xavier Xavier from Kenya

A 2 year old boy with clubfoot.

Xavier was with us a couple of months back. At the time, the doctors decided not to take him through surgery and instead decided to put him on serial casting…

Photo of Tayamika Tayamika from Malawi

A 6 year old girl with clubfoot.

“Me and my husband are nurses by profession and we usually see clubfoot everyday in the hospital, but it was difficult for us to accept it when I had gi…

Photo of Rabecca Rabecca from Malawi

A 12 year old girl with a bone condition.

Rabecca is an aspiring teacher, and she says whenever her teacher is talking to the class, she listens to her very attentively, because that's what she wa…

Photo of Vincent Vincent from Uganda

A less than 1 year old boy with hydrocephalus.

“ At first we didn’t know that it (Hydrocephalus) was a medical condition, we thought it was spirits,” says Rose, Vincent’s mother.

When they vis…

Photo of Deborah Deborah from Uganda

A less than 1 year old girl with hydrocephalus.

“The day I gave birth to Deborah we went to the only hospital in my village but it was closed, so we decided to go back home from where I gave birth,”…

Photo of Daniel Daniel from Ethiopia

A 9 year old boy with a limb deformity.

Daniel had a car accident a couple of years back and he had an operation right away. The surgery helped him to walk better but he still limps and needs anoth…

Photo of Sarah Sarah from Kenya

A 16 year old girl with a spinal condition.

“I was in school and we were doing our end of term exam, that’s when the pain started again,” Sarah told us.

Sarah is the first born in her fam…

Photo of Prisca Prisca from Uganda

A less than 1 year old girl with hydrocephalus.

“Since I came to this hospital, I love the way we worship and the way the doctors work,” Esther said.

Prior to coming to CURE, Prisca and Esther spen…

Photo of Sauda Sauda from Malawi

A 5 year old girl with burn contractures.

“My prayer to God is that Sauda should be restored, and her hand will be as it was when she was born. I believe that God will help my daughter Sauda,” sa…

Photo of Nelia Nelia from Malawi

A 14 year old girl with knock knees.

“I felt so bad as Nelia misses her classes at school and being in pain. I kept asking the Lord to heal my daughter,” said Hannah, Nelia’s mother.


Photo of Steven Steven from Uganda

A less than 1 year old boy with hydrocephalus.

“When my child Steven developed hydrocephalus, I blamed God for causing it," Joyce admitted.

Life hasn’t been easy for Joyce and her family, beca…

Photo of Nathenael Nathenael from Ethiopia

A 3 year old boy with a bone condition.

Nathenael is a sweet little child! He was found at our mobile clinic which is a couple of hours from the capital. Before seeing our doctors, his parents t…

Photo of Mariam Mariam from Uganda

A less than 1 year old girl with spina bifida.

“I am trying to be strong but I still feel sad for my little girl," said 23-year-old Mariam.

Mariam has named her daughter after her, because she l…

Photo of Marjorie Marjorie from Philippines

A 11 year old girl with a broken bone.

“If I could change one thing in the world, no one would be hungry.” - Marjorie.

When Marjorie was 9 years old, she fell from a tree, and fractured he…

Photo of Aboubacar Aboubacar from Niger

A 5 year old boy with bowed legs.

When Aboubacar started to walk, his parents noticed that his legs were a little bit bowed. It was not so obvious but still wasn’t fully normal. They jus…

Photo of Tadelech Tadelech from Ethiopia

A 14 year old girl with a joint condition.

"I wish to finally start school for the first time when I'm healed," says Tadelech.

Tadelech has learned to use a wooden stick to walk because her hip ha…

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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.
Chris Tomlin

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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 2014 Expenses *CURE’s 2014 Fiscal Year: July 2013 - June 2014
  • 93.6% Program Expense CURE hospital and specialty program expenses
  • 0.9% Administration General and administrative expenses
  • 5.5% Fundraising
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