Daglas Opanga and Harriet Opanga, his daughter, live in Mukuru Kwa Njenga slum, Nairobi, Kenya.
Harriet, 10, suffered a burn to her foot which, having never been properly treated, resulted in the child unable to walk.
“Today it has become very difficult to find a job nearby and so when Harriet's foot suffered the burn we could not pay for the necessary treatment (in Kenya health care is very expensive); after a long time looking for someone to offer us assistance we had lost all our hopes. Today I am really happy, because thanks to the free corrective surgery offered by World Friends, we too have been able to access the necessary care for Harriet. We will forever be grateful to World Friends for giving our daughter Harriet the chance to heal and return to live a full life. "