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£50raised of £4,500 target by 3 supporters

    Weʼve raised £50 to We are raising £4,500 for a close friend to undergo a spinal operation in Accra, Ghana. A car accident in Liberia broke her spine and arm.

    Location
    Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Category
    Emergencies
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    Funded on Sunday, 11th December 2016

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    Help raise funds for Ms. Lulue Chea, who broke her spine and fractured her left arm when she was hit by a car, whilst crossing the street, in Liberia. In Liberia, there are no surgeons specializing in spinal operations and she needs this urgent life saving operation.

    Because her parents are poor, some friends of her's sold some of their possessions, raised $7,300 US Dollars and airlifted her to a specialist hospital, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, in Accra, Ghana.

    She has been examined, x-rayed and admitted since 3 months.

    The hospital is now charging $4, 500 to perform the operation but her family and friends are only left with $600 after using the amount raised on airfares for Lulue, who was stretchered. Her mother accompanied her.

    The hospital has threatened to discharge her from their wards if the money is not deposited into their accounts.

    Lulue cannot walk. She has been bedridden since the accident 3 months ago and is beginning to sustain bed sores. Her condition is worsening everyday.

    I am urgently appealing to you for your donations to help Lulue Chea undergo this life saving operation on her spinal cord and left arm. Before the accident, Lulue was full of life, generous to all who she came across and always smiling.

    We are afraid, if Lulue discharged without this operation being carried out her condition may deteriorate and she may lose her life.

    Please help raise funds for Lulue Chea and save her life.

    You can help by DONATING to or SHARING this. It takes little droplets of rain to make a mighty ocean. Every little you donate will help save her life.

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    • Douglas Farngalo

      Douglas Farngalo

      7 months ago

      Douglas Farngalo

      A big thanks to all those who's contribution has lead to the life-saving operation urgently needed by Lulue Chea. Through you thoughts, prays and donation, we have barely managed to purchase spinal implants and settle the costs of her operation. We have been informed that her operation has been scheduled for 13 December, 2016. We ask that you keep her in your prayers. After her operation, she will begin the process of recovery. Cash for prescription drugs is highly needed. Thanks for you donations and please keep giving. God Bless.

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    • Douglas Farngalo

      Douglas Farngalo

      7 months ago

      Douglas Farngalo

      We like to thank Young Piru for the generous donation. May God replenish your finances. You donation is highly appreciated.

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    • Young Piru

      Young Piru

      Dec 8, 2016

      🙏 get well soon🙏

    • Rennie Harmon

      Rennie Harmon

      Nov 11, 2016

      Keep up the good work helping people get well

      £30.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Nov 11, 2016

      £10.00

    About the fundraiser
    Douglas Farngalo

    Douglas Farngalo

    Birmingham, United Kingdom

    I am a German-Liberian journalist based in the United Kingdom. I am a political and social media blogger. I am a former BBC presenter and have published several online news articles about Liberia.

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