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Allison

PROGRESS

OUR GOAL: A CIRCLE OF SUPPORTERS GIVING $300/MONTH OR $3600 FOR THE YEAR

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Burundi

University of Rwanda

Career Medicine

General Medicine

CAREER: Doctor

GRAD DATE: Aug 2021

JOURNEY

    Allison’S CIRCLE

    BIO

    Allison grew up in a Burundian community marked with danger and insecurity. Although she lived in fear of rebel attacks, she saw the importance of trusting in God and solidarity with neighbors. She learned responsibility early with the passing of her mother, and, as the eldest child, helps to care for her three siblings and organize the home.

    In the midst of her country’s instability, Allison has had dreams of completing university and becoming a doctor. She watched the number of people handicapped or chronically ill rise in her community, and plans to use her medical degree to treat those who cannot afford care.

    When Allison isn’t studying, she loves giving back to others through the Rwandan Village Concept Program and singing in her church choir!