AHMAD, ISMAEL AND BAYAN
CITY OF ORIGIN: IDLIB
LENGTH OF DISPLACEMENT: 2 YEARS
STATUS: DISABLED FATHER + EXTREME POVERTY
OUR FAMILY: BAYAN (12), ISMAEL (10), AHMAD (8)
OUR STORY (SEPTEMBER 2015): When the Karam Team visited us one evening in November, we were happy that they visited us in our new home. We had been living for a year and a half in a storefront down the street with many other Syrian families. But now we live in a three-room home. It is still small but better than before. Our father is ill. He is on dialysis and needs to cross into Syria every week to be treated. We want to go to school because we haven’t been to school in over three years. With the help of Karam Foundation, Bayan will be going to 4th grade, Ismael will go to 2nd grade and Ahmad will go to 1st grade. We can’t wait to start school again.
UPDATE - MARCH 2016: "We really love our school and our teachers. They help us a lot with our school work and they make learning fun. Ismael and I like English the most. English is an important language and we like studying it. Every morning, we wake up early and go to school together to help clean up before class starts. We are happy going to school and playing with our friends. Thank you!" -Bayan
UPDATE - JUNE 2016: "Thanks to all your help, we’ve had a great year! My brothers and I love our school. My brother Ismael’s behavior has improved since we started and my other brother Ahmad is learning how to read and write! As a result, our family is so happy though mommy tells us that we need to improve our behavior, but we are trying. I’m really excited for the summer because I’m going to be taking Turkish classes." -Bayan
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