Maria Walanda Maramis was born in North Sulawesi on December 1st 1872
Maria became an orphan at the age of 6 when both of her parents died from sickness
Maria was adopted by her uncle and she and her sister attended a Malay school where they told her the very basics such as how to read and write as Maria and her sister were expected to get married and become homemakers.
On July 8th , 1917, Maramis established an organisation called 'The Love of a Mother toward her Child' with the help of a few others. Ir b