Roya (Afghanistan)

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Pre Medicine - Farabi Institute - Afghanistan

Partner Org : Trust in Education

When first in contact with Shooting Stars, Roya was a struggling 12th grader who was seeking support for her education. Though receiving monetary assistance from other NGOs, Roya still struggled as much of her allotted funds were used towards her difficulties in health. Nevertheless, with the help of Shooting Stars, she has been accepted into college. She is on track to graduate with a degree in pre-med and become a heart surgeon. Eventually, she hopes to support her family and those in her community.