Maambo

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  • Age3
  • Conditionclubfoot
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We need to raise approximately $1000 to treat children like Maambo. When you give a gift through Maambo's CUREkids profile, your contribution will help us continue our work in countries like Zambia. Have more questions? Ask us.

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Maambo's Story

"This child knows too much for his age," says Aliness, "If I leave him alone with anyone for a while, he will tell me everything he saw and heard, that is how smart he is." Maambo was born with clubbed feet, and although he has difficulty walking b… Read more

"This child knows too much for his age," says Aliness, "If I leave him alone with anyone for a while, he will tell me everything he saw and heard, that is how smart he is." Maambo was born with clubbed feet, and although he has difficulty walking because of his condition, there's no stopping him! He makes sure his presence is felt wherever he is. We are excited to be able to give him the treatment he needs here at CURE so that his feet will always be able to keep up with his big personality!

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Feb 06, 2017

After quite a bit of time in the hospital, Maambo was discharged today! But it's not the end yet for him. He is just going home because he is better and fit enough to go and recover from there. He will be back for review in a little while. It's so nice to see him go, yet sad at the same time because we will miss him! Photo of Maambo

Feb 01, 2017

Maambo has finally been booked for an MUA tomorrow. The doctor is impressed with his progress and he will have a longer cast put on him tomorrow as well. Let's keep praying for him! Photo of Maambo

Jan 31, 2017

It's play doh time! Maambo will have another Manipulation Under Anesthesia (MUA) on Friday, but in the meantime, he is enjoying playtime! Photo of Maambo

Jan 30, 2017

Maambo has been feeling a little low today. He had a dressing change a few days ago and had been crying from the pain. That has improved a little and now he is crying because he misses home. Hopefully, he will feel a lot better tomorrow! Photo of Maambo

Jan 26, 2017

Maambo had surgery on his left leg today. He has been crying a little after surgery but he is better now and resting well. We thank God for a successful operation and covet your prayers for him! Photo of Maambo

Jan 25, 2017

Guess who has been booked for another surgery for his left foot? Yes! Maambo will he going in for a PMR on his left foot soon and his reaction tells it all. All he had to say was "Woah"! Photo of Maambo

Jan 23, 2017

Maambo is feeling very well today! He had a lovely weekend and is looking very ready for his cast change tomorrow, please continuing praying for good healing process! Photo of Maambo

Jan 19, 2017

"Look at me and take a picture," Maambo called out today when he saw us. This little champ's healing has progressed impressively! He will be going for a cast change and assessment for surgery for his other foot on Tuesday. Please keep praying for him! Photo of Maambo

Jan 18, 2017

Maambo went for surgery yesterday, and our doctor performed an operation on one of his feet to allow him to be mobile while it heals, then they will operate on his other foot. He is recovering well in the ward today, please keep your prayers coming! Photo of Maambo

Jan 17, 2017

Meet Maambo. This little boy is going to be a doctor someday and he knows it! That is why he is all over the hospital trying to prove a point that disability is not inability. We will be with him for a while as he is going for surgery soon. Photo of Maambo

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