Adoption - Steven Odhiambo Otieno

Child number: 52640
Child removed from adoption
City, quarter: Rusinga Island Kamasengre West (Nyangera)
State: Kenya
Mother: Maurine Akeyo Otieno, birth 1988, house wife
Father: Henry Otieno Odero, birth 1983, fishing
Description of the situation: Steven is the only child in the family at present, the father does fishing while the mother is a house wife. Their income he gets is very little to provide for the basic needs in life to the family (2,300 KES per month). They live in semi-permanent house of thier own that has three rooms. They cook on the firea nd take water from the lake. They use kerosene and solar energy for lighting. Steven is doing well health wise at present. In 2018 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: Michaela Krakowka, michaela.krakowka@adopceafrika.cz, tel. +420 722 548 495

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.

Section of detailed information provides an overview of how this projects works. In case you have already chosen a child from our database, you can also find here all the steps to be taken in order to adopt a child remotely.

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