Adoption - Shedrick Peter

Child number: 41120
Not adopted
City, quarter: Eldoret Langas
State: Kenya
Mother: Mary Knavere, birth 1970, House Keeping
Father: William Lukango, birth 1968
Guardian: -
Description of the situation: The parents divorced in 2007 and since then the mother has been taking care of the children. He is the last born in the family of seven children. The two elder sibblings left home to find job in the city of Nairobi. The rest of the children and mother stays in two roomed house in a slum area. HIs mother does house keeping jobs to feed the family. His father got married again and he has another family. Peter likes listening to music and attends school music club. He wants to be a teacher when he grows up. In 2020 he started to attend 2nd form on high school. The adoption is for 16,800 CZK/660 Eur per year as the high school expenses are higher comparing with primary school.
Contact: Lucie Hamáčková, , tel. +420 774547513

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. School fees at primary school are CZK 7200 (€300) / year, and at secondary school, college and orphanage are CZK 16800 (€660). The payment can also be broken down into multiple instalments.

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