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$42
The cost of the wish includes the item, 2.9% credit card fee, sales tax and shipping charges (when applicable).

A shirt for Arif to add to his wardrobe

Posted Dec 19, 2023
Arif has been trying to add to his collection of clothes; he has only been in the US for a couple of months and wants to have more variation in what he wears. He wants a new shirt to wear when he goes to school after winter break. This wish will allow him to fit in with his peers.

El Arif Ahmed is 18 years old and lives in AZ

Arif is from Mauritania. He went on a long journey of multiple weeks and going through Latin America starting from Colombia all the way to Mexico to get to the U.S. This young man is very smart and very ambitious. He wants to help his brother come to the U.S. and help him get a better life than the one they had in their home country. He also wants to eventually, after completing his education and going through all the necessary steps to become more independent, become a civil engineer.

The Wish Story

Catholic Charities requests this wish for El Arif Ahmed.

One Simple Wish posts the wish to the website.

One Simple Wish sends the gift to the Catholic Charities for El Arif Ahmed.

"Arif, I hope you have a wonderful holiday season!"

One Simple Wish sends the gift to the Catholic Charities for El Arif Ahmed.

El Arif Ahmed receives the gift from Catholic Charities !

"Thank you for the shirt, it fits really well and looks great."

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