New Star Kafala’s goal is to operate in the most cost-effective manner possible while maintaining high standards. By working with knowledgeable, ethical and deeply committed partners abroad, we are able to offer professional services in the true spirit of non-profit operation.  There are no hidden additional costs in our fees or estimates.

Service Amount  Due/Refund
Application Fee  $200

 Due at time of application submission.

Refundable if application is not accepted

NSK Agency Fee  $4,400

Due when Home Study is approved for USCIS submission

Morocco Program Fee  $4,000

Due upon USCIS approval *Refundable if guardianship fails*

Transportation & Support in Morocco  $3,000 

Due before travel to Morocco *$1,300 will be refunded if Adoptive Parents do not travel* 

Zakat/Sadaqah Orphan Support Programs  $2,000 

Due before departure to Morocco.*Refunded if Parents do not take a child by Kafala* 

Post Adoption Administrative Fee   $600 *Fully refundable if Parents do not take a child by Kafala* 
Child Care Fee   $900

Payable in Morocco directly to the orphanage once Kafala is completed *Nonrefundable* 

Documentation and Processing Fee   $900 Payable in Morocco directly to the orphanage once Kafala is completed *Nonrefundable* 
Total  $16,000

 

Parents must pre-pay their home study agency for post placement reports or make a fully refundable escrow deposit of $1,000 to NSK which will be returned upon proof of finalization.  The payment must be made before a referral can be given or a travel date can be assigned.

 

APPROXIMATE ADDITIONAL COSTS NOT COVERED BY FEES FOR MOROCCO PROGRAM

Home Study (estimate)   $2,000
Education coursework online   $200.00
USCIS and fingerprint for couple   $890.00
FedEx/DHL to Morocco $150.00
Airfare for 2 adults $3,000.00
Child US Visa   $230.00
Criminal Clearance in Morocco   $10.00
International Medical Consults   $300.00
Visa Medical Exam $100.00
 Document Translations $500.00 
 Hotels/Apartments for 4 weeks  $2,500.00
Approximate Total $9,780

 

POST KAFALA COSTS

Post Placement Reports   $1,000
State Adoption by an attorney   $2500.00