Adoption - Shaniz Atieno Odhambo

Child number: 53150
Girl, 5 years
Child from Island of Hope
Shaniz Atieno Odhambo has been in adoption programme since year 2024 and she goes to school Island of Hope Humanist School.
City, quarter: Rusinga West Nyangera
State: Kenya
Mother: Eunice Akoth, birth 1997
Father: Brick Odhiambo, birth 1987, sells cows
Guardian: Lilian Auma, birth 1970
Description of the situation: Father sells cows, the income is very little and they struggle with basic needs, Therefore the girl lives with her grandmother. The girl supposed to start Nursery in January 2024 at Rusinga Island of Hope. His support cost 2.400 CZK / 100 EUR Per school term.
Contact: Daniela Jurkechová, , tel.

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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