Premkumar
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About Me
My name is Premkumar. I'm a 18-year-old boy.
Birthday

My birthday is
January 11, 2002.
Geography
Country

I live in India.

Program Partner Organization Name

Hemophilia Society - Trichy Chapter (INTR)

Age Range

16 to 20

Diagnosis

Hemophilia A - Factor VIII

Severity

Severe

Monthly Family Income Range

$200-$300

My Story

 

 

This is Prem Kumar. He is 18 years old and he has severe hemophilia A. He completed the 10th grade and he is now taking a catering course. His ambition is to own a hotel. 

 

 

Prem Kumar lives with his mother and his older brother, who is also a student. He lost his father a few years ago in an accident. His mother works as a housekeeper at the hemophilia treatment center. Her monthly income is about $220. They live in a rented house in a city. The house has a hall and a kitchen. It has electricity, running water, and outdoor bathroom, and a refrigerator. They cook meals on a gas stove. Their house is made of concrete and it has protected wooden windows.

 

 

This past year, Prem Kumar has had bleeds in both elbows. He received factor concentrate at the treatment and the hospital free of cost. The hospital 2.5 kilometers from his home. He is able to get there by walking or bicycling. 

 

Your sponsorship will support Prem Kumar’s education.