Adoption - Cleveland Ochieng Ogweno

Child number: 52003
Not adopted
City, quarter: Kisumu Rusinga Island
State: Kenya
Mother: Eunice Ogueno, birth 1985, Small business
Father: Michael Ogueno, birth 1980, Fisherman
Guardian: -
Description of the situation: Cleveland Ochieng Ogweno was born on 6th March 2005. He lives in Kisumu Nyangera Siala village with both his parents the father does fishing for living. He uses other peoples nets. Mother does small scale business she sels cereals which gives very little returns. He has 1 sibling Byron Okoth (ID 52206) born in the yearr 2008. They also live with 5 other people 2 are elderly and sick. The family survives on an average monthly income of ksh. 3,000. They own a semi-permanent house that has 3 rooms. When cooking they use firewood, parafin for lighting and get their water from the lake. He has no known health complication. In 2022 he is studying second grade at our Island of Hope Humanist Secondary school. Expenses in high school are unfortunately higher than in primary school and therefore his adoption costs 5.600 CZK/ 220 EUR per school term (16.800 CZK/ 660 EUR per year). Will you help him to get an education?
Contact: Bohunka Dusíková, , tel. +420737862145

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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