Taras was born in 2009, prematurely, 7 months old, weighing 1400 grams. He stayed in the hospital in the premature infant ward for another 2 months to gain 2 kg . He was diagnosed with cerebral palsy.
In the family, besides Taras, there are three siblings. They live in a rural village. Taras attends a specialized boarding school, because there are no schools nearby that will allow him to attend.
Taras has a special smile. He pleases the outside world, every word and every encounter.
His left leg has become shorter by 3 cm and there is an urgent need for surgery on the hip and hip joint. Taras feels pain every day, so strong that he needs medication. Because of the pain, he sometimes refuses to walk. Because of this, he may soon end up in a wheelchair.
Therefore, the operation is urgently needed! His family is large and survives on a low-income so they are asking for your help!