Adoption - Marlyne Marion Okoth

Child number: 52943
Marlyne Marion Okoth has been in adoption programme since year 2021 and she goes to school Island of Hope Humanist School.
City, quarter: Kamasengre West Ufira
State: Kenya
Mother: Monica Atieno Okoth, birth 2000, housewife
Father: Albert Okoth Ndere, birth 1991, fisherman
Description of the situation: Marlyne Marion was born in 2017 and she comes from polygamous home where her mother is the second wife of the father, in their house she is the first born out of two children (brother Gerad). Her mother is a housewife and her father does fishing, but the income he gets is little to feed and pay school fees to all of his children, because he also has five more children from his first wife. Net family income is about 3.000 ksh/ a month (30 euro). The family lives in a two roomed mud house, they use solar for lighting, get water from the lake and also use firewood/ charcoal for cooking. Marlyne is healthy. She likes reading and singing. In 2021 she is attending kindergarten. Her adoption costs 2.400 CZK/ 100 EUR per school term.
Contact: Juraj Sasko, , tel. 00421904331776

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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