Salva was running from the school to the bush because they heard gunshots. This shows growth because he knows where to go and he has to take care of himself. That shows he is smart to survive this chatic situation.
Salva was leading 1,500 to America 1,200 boys made it safely. This shows growth because he was leading kids like his uncle was. This shows that he is mature. He has grown to be a leader.
When Salva made it to America, he got an e-mail, a couple years later saying his dad was alive. He was in United Nations Clinic and was getting stomach surgery. So Salva flew to the hospital to see his dad, but he decided to go back to Sudan and work there. He started working there because his father was sick from dirty water. He started to drill wells for clean water to help the people of Sudan. His father ignited this idea to drive him to be inventive and a hero.