Weʼve raised £475 to Shaligram, 15yr old with complete kidney failure. Urgent help needed.
- Bhaktapur, Central Development Region, Nepal
- Time left
- Funded on Wednesday, 30th November 2016
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Shaligram is 15 years old. He was In school with hopes and dreams of a future he may now never get. He lost his mother at the age of 9, now his unemployed father is all he has for support. Unfortunately, Shaligram has been diagnosed with kidney failure, in both his kidneys, and is in urgent need of kidney donation and subsequent dialysis.
Unfortunately for Shaligram, he lives in Nepal where transplants are costly and in huge demand. A kidney transplant operation at Bhaktipur’s Organ Transplant Center costs $5000 (USD) and dialysis costs around $350 a month. Sanjay, his wife, and their family are trying their hardest to support their nephew, Shaligram, as best they can but they need your help. In Nepal, raising these funds quickly is next to impossible, this is why we are appealing to helping hands like you.
Any donation no matter how small makes all the difference to Shaligram’s future.
Sanjaykrishna Ghimire3 months ago
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Vicki Louise Chagger
Nov 17, 2016
Sending you all the love and support, praying for the results you wish for xxx Lots of love xxx
Nov 6, 2016
Wishing you well from Wales
Nov 5, 2016
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Bhaktapur, Central Development Region, Nepal
Fundraising for my nephew, who is in desperate need of a kidney donation and then further dialysis. My friends who have stayed at my home helped me set up this page so they could help my nephew in his time of need.
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