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Celebrating kids

The Week in Photos

Story by CURE International December 30th, 2017


Photos by Joel Witwer

It’s faces like this that keep all of us at CURE Niger coming back day after day, no matter how stressful or rough the work. may get!
We had a little baby bear in the ward to get his cleft palate healed up!

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Photos by Marlene Bray

Lauren, a physiotherapy volunteer from Australia, has had a busy month! Lots of healing going on!
Not even two full leg casts can damper Princess’ sweet smile!


Photo by Christopher Mullen

Anthony, the grounds crew supervisor, talks as he rakes leaves.

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Photos by Abby Tumelo

Gift and his buddy got balloon lightsabers and had the time of their lives! Nurse Mambwe also joined in the fun.
Nurse Mambwe and Nurse Precious join in Gift’s fun afternoon activity by getting a face painting. We love it!


Photo by Yovanni Medrano

Someone is showing off his new boots!


Photos by Mieraf Gebresellasie

Dalak sits outside the ward enjoying a sing-a-long.
Misganaw keeps warm with his blanket over his head while singing along.

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Photos by Naphtali Foster

Victor shares lots of cute faces with us and also shares a kiss with his mama.
Juliann hides her face when we aren’t taking a photo, but when we are, she shares her sweet smile!
Nurse Samuel asks Mercy for some high fives as she spends time at CURE with her big sister who is a patient.
Jane’s dimples are sort of our favorite.

Photos by Elvis Lemaiyan

It's impressive how this dad was carrying a bag, his son, and his crutches all together as they were leaving for home after clinic.
Victor the charmer tries to maneuver his way to not get another pair of braces by smiling, but he still gets the braces anyways.


Photos by Avanell Brock

Agness’ big smile always makes our week!
We received a donation of six suction machines courtesy of Toyota Malawi last week!
This little one wasn’t sure what she thought of the camera!
We visited Faith at home to interview her and she was so happy to see Chisomo and Avanell!