Adoption - Michael Reziga Okinyi

Child number: 52104
Boy, 16 years
Not adopted
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Child from Island of Hope
City, quarter: Kisumu Rusinga Island
State: Kenya
Mother: Millicent Okinyi, birth 1982, Housewife
Father: Samwel Okinyi, birth 1968, Fisherman
Description of the situation: Michael Reziga Okinyi was born on the 8th June 2008. He lives at Rusinga Island with his parents. The mother is a housewife and the father does fishing to cater for the family's needs. He has 3 siblings: Terry Josphat Okech, Fill Robert Ochieng and Sharon Gladys (they are in school). The family survives on an average monthly income of ksh. 6,000. they live in a 3 roomed house belonging to the family. They use firewood for cooking, kerosene for lighting and get their water from the lake. He is aenemic. In 2023 he started second grade of high school. The adoption is 5,600 Kč/220 Eur per term.
Contact: Lucie Strnadová, , tel. +420 725 364 361

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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