Adoption - John Okinyi

Child number: 40896
John Okinyi has been in adoption programme since year 2007 and he is going to school Gogo Primary School.
City, quarter: Kisumu Ndagaria
State: Kenya
Mother: Beatrice Atieno Owiti
Father: Peter Owiti Obart, birth 1974
Guardian: -, Nursery teacher
Description of the situation: John stays with his grandmother who works as a baby class teacher. The mother passed away in 2004. his father is alive he moved to Nairobi but does not take care of his children. They are now left with thier old grandmother who struggles to make ends meet.He has one sibling Erick is in class 5 schooling at Gogo Primary. the average monthly income is ksh. 2,500. they are 5 living in a semi-permanent house that has 3 rooms. they use kerosene/ firewood/ charcoal for cooking, lamp for lighting and get their water from river. he has skin rush. The adoption is for 2,400 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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