Adoption - Hellen Adhiambo

Child number: 53040
Not adopted
City, quarter: Kamasengre West Ufira
State: Kenya
Mother: Caroline Anyango, birth 1983, sells fish
Father: Bernard Odhiambo Okello, birth 1976, fisherman
Description of the situation: Hellen was born in 2018 and is the youngest of eight children. Starting with the oldest, Cavin (2001), Yvonne (2003), John (2005), Julliet (2007), Iddah (2010), Harrison (2012) and Peterlis (2016). Hellen’s father is a fisherman, and her mother sells fish for a living to pay for the basic needs of this large family. Hellen’s parents also take care of her grandparents. This family of twelve live in a permanent home that has three rooms. For cooking they use firewood and retrieve their water from the lake. For lighting they have solar power lighting. The family’s net income is 5,000 KSH (50 EUR). Some of Hellen’s interest include netball. Hellen’s family has the hope that she will be joining the Island of Hope’s playing group in the 2022 school year. Her adoption costs are 2.400 CZK/ 100 EUR per school term (7.200 CZK/ 300 EUR per year). Will you help Hellen’s family send her to school?
Contact: Nikol Ladomerská, , tel. +420 777 654 696

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.

You can also provide the adoptive children by health insurance, that covers any medical treatment the child needs during 1 year.

Adoption Friend Club forms an integral part of this project, and enables to support education of Kenyan children by one-time contribution anytime during the year.

In case you already are an “adoptive parent”, here you will find complementary information and references for adoptive parents about the whole adoption process.

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