Adoption - Byron Ouma Benard

Child number: 52637
Byron Ouma Benard 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 [Kamayoge]
State: Kenya
Mother: Maurine Akinyi Benard, birth 1991, Sales vegetable
Father: Benard Ooko, birth 1980, Fisherman
Description of the situation: Byron is the last born in the family of two children at present. He has an older brother Cliff Omondi (born in 2011). The mother sells vegetables besides the road while the father does fishing on other peoples net. The income the family gets is meagre to provide for the family basic needs in life. They get 2300 KES (18 Eur). The family live in a two roomed mud house, which belongs to them. They get water from the lake, use Kerosene/Solar lamp for lighting and Firewood for cooking. Byron 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: Jana Bulaková, jana.bulakova@adopceafrika.cz, tel. +420 720 143 941

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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