|Purpose of Request||Help Strengthen a Bio Family|
|Grid Quadrant||Tier 1 - Physical Needs - Prevention|
|Level of Urgency||Normal; Within 7-10 days|
|Case Description||Mervat Sameer Faraj is a widow who lives in Jordan. She is Egyptian and moved to Jordan over 20 years ago for her husbands work. She now lives with her two adult daughters and her grandchild. One of Mervat`s daughters has spinal chord atrophy and needs blood transfusions every 3 months and medication every month. Mervat's other daughter is the provider for the family but does not get paid enough to cover her sister`s medical expenses. Marka church in Jordan would like to help by covering the cost of the medical care needed for Mervat`s daughter for 3 months. The cost for a blood transfusion is $141 per month. The medication is
$30 per month.