There were several new children that were admitted into the RC last week.
This is Daphca. She is 28 months old and weighs 15 pounds. She fell in a pot of hot bean sauce and burned her hands. She lives about a 4 hour one way walk from the clinic.
Evenson is 4 years old and weighs 27 pounds. He has kwashiorkor. His legs and feet are very swollen
This is Melanie. She is 4 years old and weighs 20 pounds. This is her first time with kwashiorkor. She has a mild case of swelling in her feet and face. She has had two siblings die of diar.
This is Rolanda. She is a twin. She is 7 months old and weighs 6 pounds.
This is Sebascieu. He is 6 months old and weighs 8 pounds.
This is Asnel. He is 1.5 month old. His mom went crazy this past month. This has happened before and the family thinks she will be better in a few months. They just want short term help.
Chrislene. She is 1 month old and 6 pounds. He hard working papa and aunt brought her to the clinic this past week. The mother died about 1 week ago of fever.
We are up to $3446.24 for the shipping cost of the semi container. We are still in need of $6553.76.