Bilan is a student from Somalia. She needs $1200 to stay in school and is currently 25% toward her goal.

Raised $300 from 3 donors Needs $900

About

Bilan has six sisters and three brothers. Bilan is proud to be going to the Abaarso School and receiving a quality education. Although learning English is challenging for Bilan, English is one of her favorites classes. She also enjoys social studies, and in her free time likes to read novels and history books. By reading more and practicing English, Bilan hopes to improve her English. Beyond reading, Bilan also enjoys helping around our community whenever there are projects that she can work on. In the future, Bilan hopes to be a doctor.

Where your donation goes

Total $1200
  • Food
    $360
  • Facilities
    $120
  • Supplies
    $240
  • Teachers And Staff
    $480

Bilan's Funding history

Year Grade Receipt Status
2018 Grade 9
2017 Grade 8

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I am proud to be going to Abaarso School and received high quality education which is more than what I had dreamed of. I am thankful for your support in the past two years were very successful years. I am right now in my first year of upper school with the hope of being a leader to my country and health support of my country and the world. I really enjoy going to the orphanage center in my afternoons for my extra curicular as a tutor and teach young male kids who are willing and needed of getting the education.

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