Ref# GN011

About Me
My name is Sherif. I'm a 19-year-old boy.

My birthday is
April 15, 2001.

I live in Ghana.

Program Partner Organization Name

Ghana Hemophilia Society (GN)

Age Range

16 to 20


Hemophilia A - Factor VIII



Monthly Family Income Range


My Story


This is Sherif. He is 19 years old and he has severe hemophilia A. Sherif is currently in 11th grade. He does well in school and would like to become an engineer in the future. He likes IT. He has had bleeds in his right knee and travels about 6 hours to the hospital when needed. Sherif participates in hemophilia patients organization activities.



Sherif lives in a village in Ghana, with his grandmother and his brother. His grandmother is a farmer. His sponsorship was receently disconcontinued and he is in need of a new sponsor. He depends on his sponsorship funds for medical bills and educational needs.