Adoption - Felix Obala Onyalo

Child number: 52623
Not adopted
City, quarter: Rusinga Island Kaswanga [Kiagasa]
State: Kenya
Mother: Judith Achieng, birth 1986, housewife
Father: Fredrick Ochieng Onyalo, birth 1968, teaching
Description of the situation: Felix comes from a polygamist family where his mother is the second wife of the father. He is the last born in the family of four children (Cynthia born 2004, Dorothy born 2007 and Kenneth born 2010), the step mother died leaving the mother to take care of the children. The father is a teacher and the mother is a housewife, the income the father gets is very little (6,500 KES) to feed and also pay for school requirements to the children. The family lives in their own semi-peranent house with two rooms. They cook on the fire and use kerosene for the lighting. They took water from the lake. Felix is doing well health wise 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: Jiří Štancl, , tel. +420 731 713 099

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.

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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