Then, Salva gets an E-mail from a cousin whom he barely knows. The e-mail says that they have found his father in a hospital. He has to plan his new journey with his new parents.
After many days of travel, Salva gets to the hospital at which his dad is staying in. he soon figures out how his father ended up in the hospital. It was because of the dirty water he had been drinking.
Towards the end of the story, Salva creates a program where he helps bring clean water to Sudan. Also, near the clean water they are building schools for girls to also go to school, because they don't have to go get dirty water from the pond.