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Gratitude is a gift

The Week in Photos

Story by CURE International November 18th, 2017

A collection of photos from CURE locations around the world.

CURE ETHIOPIA

Photos by Bethlehem Teshome

Misganaw, Chaina, Abduba,Tariku and Samuel. These five live together in a house called Alemachin! They are friends, like brothers!

CURE Kenya

Photos by Naphtali Foster

We walked into the ward with dolls in our arms, and Cynthia got very excited!
George and Julie cast sweet baby Victor.
One of our nurses gave Harun this probe as they were doing rounds. It was around this time that Harun started eating the probe.
"Elvis is waiting for you to take his photo," his mom told us. So what did we do? Of course, we took his photo!
Steve and Diana are friends and have been at CURE over a week, waiting for their swelling to go down after their surgery.

CURE malawi

Photos by Avanell Brock

Sofiati is our favorite! She’s such a happy little girl and we look forward to seeing her back after her biopsy results come in!
Christine, CURE Anchoress, came to visit and support our staff at CURE Malawi! It was so nice having her in the hospital.
Tito, Filipina, and Alinafe were all waiting for their operations.
Lollipops are pretty amazing!

CURE PHILIPPINES

Photos by Hope Kim Doit

It’s always good to have a buddy during follow-up. John Paul tags along with twin John Carlo during his recent visit.
You think Santa lost one of his artistic reindeer? We found him in our playroom drawing a sketch of what Christmas is like!

Photos by Marlene Bray

Dhang from Housekeeping is always one of the first to offer an encouraging word and a gentle touch after surgery.
On a recent visit from a preschool, self-proclaimed “future Pastor” Elijah prays for Jaypee.

CURE Uganda

Photos by Christopher Mullen

Dr. Peter and Scrub Tech Alex perform a myelomeningocele closure.
Joshua smiles as he holds flowers that he received from Bernard, the grounds keeping assistant.