Adoption - Nicholas Omondi Ogweno

Child number: 53052
Boy, 7 years
Child from Island of Hope
Nicholas Omondi Ogweno has been in adoption programme since year 2024 and he goes to school Island of Hope Humanist School.
City, quarter: Kamasengre West Ufira
State: Kenya
Mother: Winnie Adhiambo, birth 1997, sells mandazi
Father: Daudi Ogweno Okello, birth 1985, fisherman
Description of the situation: Nicholas was born in 2018 and has three siblings. His older siblings are Evaline (2011) and John (2017). His younger sibling Kela is one years old (2021). Their father is a fisherman, and their mother sells Mandazi to provide for the children’s needs. The family’s net income is 1,000 KSH (10 EUR) per month. This family lives in a mud house that has four rooms. They use firewood and charcoal for cooking and get their water from the lake. For lighting around the home, they use solar powered lights. Nicholas suffers from some chest problems, but otherwise he and his family are healthy. Some of his hobbies are bike riding, playing football and soccer. Nicholas’s family hopes that he will join the Island of Hope’s nursary in the 2023. He needs support of 2.400 CZK/ 100 EUR per school term (7.200 CZK/ 300 EUR per year). Will you help Nicolas get an education he deserves?
Contact: Monika Hubičková, , tel. +420 777 693 209

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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