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Adoption - Vincent Junior Ochieng

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Child number: 52572
Boy,
Not adopted
City, quarter: Rusinga Island Gunda
State: Kenya
Mother: Tabitha Atieno, birth 1986, house wife
Father: Erick Ochieng Ogweno, birth 1979, fishing
Description of the situation: Vincent is the last born in the family. He has two siblings - Alphonce Otieno Ochieng (born 2005) and Michael Odhiambo Ochieng (born 2010). The father who is the only breadwinner does fishing on other peoples net while the mother is a house wife. The average monthly income the family gets is around Kshs. 2000 which is very little to feed the whole family and also to pay school fees for the children. The family lives in a two-room mud house which belongs to them. They get water from the lake, use firewoood for cooking and kerosane lamp for lighting. Vincent likes singing. He is doing well health wise at present. In 2017 he would like to join a nursery in Community Center Island of Hope. Adoption of this child is 2400 CZK/100 Eur per term.
Contact: Jiří Štancl, jiri.stancl@adopceafrika.cz, tel. +420 731 713 099

The project of remote support „Adoptions of African children - “ mediates an access to education for poor Kenyan children without pulling them out of their natural environment and community. This project has been running since 2002 and has helped more than 3500 children. The basic sponsoring fee amounts to 7200 CZK (300 EUR) a year.

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