Little Kate Sharl from Ouje-bougamou, was born on July 17th, with brain trauma. The doctors did not expect her to live long.
Kate passed away at the age of 5, just 2 days after celebrating her 5th birthday.
Life was not easy for Kate and her family. They spent countless hours in the hospital for support and medical care. She had many home visits from a specialists.
Kate’s mother never referred to her as a disabled child, she preferred to see Kate as a little bird with a broken wing.
After little Kate’s passing, her parents, Harry and Anouk, wanted to find a way to help other children, like their daughter, to have access to resources that will support the children and their families.