CITY OF ORIGIN: IDLIB
LENGTH OF DISPLACEMENT: 3 YEARS
STATUS: EXTREME POVERTY, ORPHANED FATHER
OUR FAMILY: MARAM (3)
My mother and I fled Syria 3 years ago to escape the increasing violence and heavy bombardment of our city. We live with my grandfather in his home. My mother and I have not seen my father in years. We do not know if he is alive. It has been very difficult for my mother to afford our living expenses.
UPDATE - SEPTEMBER 2016: "My mommy has been teaching me how to count and now I can do that very well. I am going to learn more of the alphabet this year and mommy is going to start teaching me how to read once I start kindergarten, which is going to be this year! I’m a little nervous but I hope it will all be full of fun and friends." - Maram
UPDATE - JANUARY 2017: "I started kindergarten this year and I was so nervous, but I love it so much now. Thanks to my teacher, I am learning the letters in English and so many other things in Arabic. I love her so much! My best friend's name is Layal and we eat and play together at school." -Love, Maram
UPDATE - APRIL 2017: " My mom says I'm a smart girl. I love learning so much and I get to play with Layal all the time. I'm learning Turkish now and getting really good at it!" -Love Maram
By contributing $50 a month, you'll join other donors to ensure we have access to quality education and a safe home.
Karam will send you periodic updates on your sponsored family in the months of March, June, September, and December.
We will do our best to match donors to their chosen family, but reserve the right to allocate funds to families in most need.
If you have not received an email update, please email email@example.com.
SHARE OUR STORY