Adoption - Henry Robert Ochieng

Child number: 52612
Henry Robert Ochieng has been in adoption programme since year 2017 and he is going to school Island of Hope Humanist School.
City, quarter: Rusinga Island Kamasengre West [Nyangera]
State: Kenya
Mother: Debora Atieno Martin, birth 1996, House wife
Father: Martin Ochieng Odhiambo, birth 1992, Peasant famer
Description of the situation: Henry is the only child in the family at present. The mother is a house wife while the father does peasant farming. The income he gets is meagre to feed and also pay school fees to the child. He earns around 5000 KES (aroun 40 Eur). The family lives in a three roomed mud house which belongs to them. They get water from the lake, uses kerosene for lighting and firewood for cooking. Henry is doing well health wise at present together with his parents, except of the occasional malaria. In 2018 he would like to join a nursery in Community Center Island of Hope. Adoption of this child is 2400 CZK/100 Eur per term.
Contact: Marie Niederhafnerová, marie.niederhafnerova@adopceafrika.cz, tel. +420 732 122 654

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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