It is hard to imagine going through life with no document to validate your birth.
Born to a midwife in the 1960s, Ms. Gracie's birth was never registered, and she had managed to go through her entire life without a birth certificate. Last year, she decided it was time to change that, so she came to seek support from MSM's Operation ID.
After many months of gathering paperwork and filling out forms, our team helped her file a delayed birth registry.
After many months of gathering paperwork and filling out forms, the OpID team of dedicated volunteers helped Ms. Gracie file her delayed birth registry.
Click here to watch Ms. Gracie's excitement as she holds a Birth Certificate for the first time in her life!