Helping Hands for Tene

With a smile that was quick to come and slow to leave, little Tene captured Mariam’s heart immediately.

There is so much hope to give

There is so much hope to give, and YOU can be part of spreading hope this season! Contact us today to see how you can partner with us to help spread hope this season.

A Bigger World: Aicha’s Story

Aicha’s larger-than-life curiosity was on display — just because she couldn’t see the world around her, didn’t mean she wasn’t already leaving her mark on it.

Read M'Mah Benessa's Story

A small lump became a dangerous tumor on M’Mah Benessa’s face. If left untreated, she could lose her sight, and her eye.

Read N'nady's Story

As a young child, N’nady’s legs began painfully bending outward. By the time she was a teenager, she could barely walk.

Read Sekouba's Story

A growing tumor inside Sekouba's mouth impaired his breathing, then threatened his life.

Read Gamai’s Story

She was just a toddler when painful burns all but destroyed her arms and dreams. All Gamai wanted was to be like other little girls.

Read Adama's Story

Adama was blind for nearly a year. She'd never seen her babies' faces. She thought this was her fate, forever.

Read Mafouidya's Story

Mafoudiya felt invisible. It was hard to see past her deformity. Her cleft lip caused her emotional and physical pain.

Read Djazim's Story

Djazim developed a condition known as windswept legs. His exuberance diminished. His future was in danger.

Read Julienne's Story

Julienne’s bowed legs grew worse each year. So did the rejection, shame and isolation.

Read Pierre’s Story

Without proper nutrition growing up, Pierre’s twisted, windswept legs threatened his future.