Adoption - Kingsley Odhiambo

Child number: 53143
Boy, 5 years
Child from Island of Hope
Kingsley Odhiambo has been in adoption programme since year 2023 and he goes to school Island of Hope Humanist School.
City, quarter: Rusinga West Ufira
State: Kenya
Mother: Mary Aoko Obilo, birth 1990, sell fish
Father: dead
Description of the situation: Father of the boy died, so the only parent is the boy`s mother, who is trying to earn living by selling fish. The family lives in mud house, cook on fire, use solar energy for light and gets wather fromt he lake. The situation of the family is very dificult. Kingley has asthma. He suppposed to start nursery in January 2024. His support costs 2.400 CZK / 100 EUR per school 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.

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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