Adoption - Dickens Oketch

Child number: 41382
Child removed from adoption
City, quarter: Kisumu Ramba
State: Kenya
Mother: Lucy Adhiambo, birth 1971, peasant farmer
Father: Dismus Oketch, birth 1966, Welder
Guardian: -
Description of the situation: Dickens lives with both his parents. Bismas the father is a welder and the mother is a peasant farmer. He has three siblings. The family's average monthly income is ksh 7000. They live in a semi-permanent house that belongs to the family. They are 6 poeple living in the 2 roomed house. They use firewood for cooking, lamp for lighting and get their water from a borehole. Dickens has no known health compliations. He likes playing football and he wishes to be a engineer in future.
Contact: Hana Jodasová, hana.jodasova@adopceafrika.cz, tel. +420 777 831 836

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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