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How to have a green Christmas with World Gifts

Christmas is the time for giving and receiving, of sharing good food with the people we love and of showing our gratitude for the year we’ve had. On the other hand, it inevitably becomes a time of great waste. Most of us end up buying so much food we can’t eat it all and a host of gifts remain unopened and unused by the receiver. World Gifts is a way of giving waste-free gifts! The optimum choice is to send an e-card, your money goes to those who need it and no trees are harmed in the giving of your gift! But even if you choose to print your gift card at home, or receive it in the post, World...

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World Gifts for father's Day (20th June!)

The pandemic has really made us appreciate those around us, and those we can't see. With the world slowly opening up we can hopefully mark special occasions, like Father's Day, in a big way this year! Order by June 9 to guarantee your gifts arrive in the post on time. If you want to send an ecard, or print your card at home, you can even do that on the day (20 June, for all those who aren't sure!). World Gifts, perfect for Father's Day. I think it's safe to say that most of us are rather fed up of video calls and very much on board with the continuing lifting of restrictions! There's still quite a long way to...

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Get loved up with World Gifts

Valentine's Day is a perfect excuse to show your significant other you care! For many this can mean roses or chocolates, but we also know lots of you like to go for something a bit more unusual. And what's more unusual than a World Gift? So here are our top recommendations for ways to say I love you with World Gifts: Get loved up with a llama! Who doesn't love a llama? Our Help a llama farmer gift allows you to use all the cute of the llama while also learning about how your gift can help llama farmers better care for their animals and make the most of them! The Goat that gives...hugs? Most animal lovers think goats are...

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Go green with World Gifts

26 June sees CAFOD, alongside the other members of the Climate Coalition, gathering outside parliament to lobby the UK government on tackling climate change. The UK has recently committed to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, which is a great step! But we know we need to keep pushing our MP's to make real changes to how we combat climate change and live in a more eco-friendly, sustainable way. Many of the World Gifts within our Livestock, Agriculture and Livelihoods fund are helping people to cope with the damage climate change has done to their farmland. Some of our favourites are: Drought resistant crops - long droughts and unpredictable rainfall make farming increasingly challenging for poor families living in rural areas....

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