Miledy

Miledy lives in the Dominican Republic with her a 15 year old daughter and a 17 year old son. She lost her oldest son in October 2015 to a brain tumor. In November, one of her friends took us to see her home. It has been more than a year since she could live in it because of the dreadful conditions of the structure.

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The money for the home was raised in 11 days in December by Dominican Starfish Foundation in an Advent Fundraiser.  Thanks so much to all who donated.

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The construction on the home was started with the help of  Hand in Hands and the pre-med team from the University of Lethbridge.

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The home was complete by Dominican Starfish Foundation.  One thing that makes us very happy is that the family (Miledy’s x-husband) also donated materials and time to add some little extras to the home.

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