Amirhosein from Iran - 5716 Eilam Banafsheh


Document Number:

5716 Eilam

My Story:

Amir-hosein is a fourteen-year-old boy from the city of Eilam, Eilam province of Iran. He is a smart and talented young boy currently studying in seventh grade. When he and his siblings were very young his family lived in a tribe. One day the children were playing near a minefield without realizing and tragically some including Amir-hosein and his brother Amir-mohammad were victims of the explosions. The tragic accident left them with permanent disabilities. Amir-hosein’s leg and face was affected and his brother lost his hand. His mother is a housewife with no education and his father is elderly and suffers from severe heart disease. He works on a farm to bring home a small income but this is not nearly enough to provide for his family. They struggle every day to get by and Amir-hosein is in desperate need of your help. Your generosity can help him stay in school and work towards a better and brighter future.