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Adoption - Lovina Risper Akinyi

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Child number: 52636
Girl,
Not adopted
City, quarter: Rusinga Island Kamasengre west (Ufira)
State: Kenya
Mother: Rose Auma Ochieng, birth 1989, sells fish
Father: Benard Ochieng Okomo, birth 1984, fishing
Guardian: -
Description of the situation: Lovina is the last born in the family of four children (siblings Vincent born 2010, Richard born 2007 and Stanley born 2004), the mother buys and sells fish while the father does fishing. The income they get is very little to provide for the basic needs in life to the children (5,200 KES per month). Apart from Lovina and the siblings, the parents also takes care of one child who comes from a poor family. The family lives in a mud house of their own that has two rooms. They cook on fire and take water from the lake. They use solar energy for lighting. Lovina is doing well health wise at present. In 2018 she would like to join a nursery in Community Center Island of Hope. Adoption of this child is 2400 CZK/100 Eur per term.
Contact: Helena Kučerková, helena.kucerkova@adopceafrika.cz, tel. +420 724 855 974

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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