11 to 15
This is Sahil. He is 15 years old and he has severe hemophilia A. Sahil is in the 8th grade. His favorite subject is Hindi. He is doing well in school but he missed 15 days last year due to bleeding episodes. He is treated with factor concentrate at the hospital which is about 10 kilometers from his home.
Sahil lives with his parents, his brother, and his baby sister. They live in the city. Their home is made of concrete and has electricity, running water, an indoor bathroom and a refrigerator. The cook meals with a gas stove. Sahil's sponsorship was recently discontinued, and he is in need of a new sponsor. Your sponsorship funds will support Sahil's education.