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Ethical Easter treats from World Gifts

Easter is just a few weeks away and World Gifts have everything you need to treat your loved ones AND make a difference to families in need.Alternative, ethical and delicious Easter gifts can all be found in our range of charity presents! Unique Easter gifts Choose our Easter Blessings gift card and give someone an Easter gift to remember. Unlike a chocolate egg, these special charity gifts give hope to vulnerable parents and children. Our Romero Cross is handmade and painted in El Salvador. Its colourful depiction of the crucifixion makes it a thoughtful and unique Easter present. Divine Easter eggs from Fairtrade chocolate These Divine foil-wrapped chocolate eggs are great for children's Easter egg hunts and are a delicious way...

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Emergency Gifts

In the light of Cyclone Idai, which has recently caused huge damage to Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi I've been looking at our emergency World Gifts. It's estimated that 2.6 million people are in need of vital humanitarian aid in the coming days and weeks ahead.  CAFOD partners are already on the ground working to provide people with food, such as rice and beans, and hygiene kits. Thanks to regular gifts to our Emergency Response Team and purchases of gifts such as below we've been able to take immediate action. We've pledged an initial £150,000 until we can raise additional funds. If you've been touched by Cyclone Idai, or want to contribute to our emergency response through World Gifts, think about buying one of the...

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Easter presents and top Mother's Day gifts

We're adding some amazing new gifts to our range that are perfect for making a difference this Lent, showing Mum you care on Mother's Day and treating your family at Easter! Order by 17 March for free delivery in time for Mother's Day Say thanks to Mum with World Gifts We've got a beautiful gift card that's perfect for Mother's Day.Whether you're buying a Marvellous moo cow for your Mum, the Net that protects for your Nan or a Goat that gives for your Grandma, choose the Mother's Day gift card and get free delivery on your order.  Left it too late for free delivery? You can still order an e-card or print your card at home!     Egg-citing...

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Mother's Day gifts saving babies in Zimbabwe

Our Heathy mum and baby gift can ensure access to medical treatment for pregnant mothers and newborn babies, and also provide extra food for children who are at risk of becoming malnourished. Buy a Healthy mum and baby gift for Mother's DayThis amazing charity gift is helping mums like Unity and her baby Twalumba in Kariyangwe, Zimbabwe. When Twalumba was born, Unity didn’t know how to feed him. She managed to breastfeed but the milk spilled out of his mouth and nose. Her baby boy was growing but not as well as other children his age.Unity joined a local support group for new mums, run by an older and more experienced 'Lead Mother', Mavis. Mavis was given training on nutrition,...

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Teach someone to read on World Book Day

It's World Book day this week and we'd like to share Melissa's story with you. She was taught to read thanks to one of our bestselling World Gifts. Teach someone to read Melissa's story  Change a life, teach someone to read. Melissa lived on the streets of Mabanga in the Democratic Republic of the Congo where she had to beg to survive.   When we met her, she told us that she had to drop out of school as she   couldn't pay the fees. Melissa joined a CAFOD-funded school and learned to read and write. She has now completed primary and   secondary school and  has spoken on TV and radio to encourage girls to go to school, and to highlight the   challenge...

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