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Our top five charity gifts for Christmas

Our top five Christmas World Gifts make perfect stocking fillers or Secret Santa gifts. These bestsellers have been approved by CAFOD supporters so that you can give a popular present with confidence this Christmas! You could also make a BIG difference by choosing to fundraise towards a larger charity gift with your parish or school. Top five charity gifts for Christmas 1) Water for a family for £33 It's hard to imagine life without a supply of clean, fresh water. But sadly many families face this reality. So give a family the life-changing gift of water this Christmas! This simple-sounding Water for a family gift does so much. A supply of water for drinking, cooking and cleaning helps protect families from disease...

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World Gifts- Religious Christmas Gift Ideas

We all know that Christmas is about appreciation and showing those around us that we love them. Sometimes it is a little difficult to find a gift that shows thoughtfulness as well as the true meaning of Christmas, but World Gifts is here to save the day! Here are our top 6 Catholic Christmas present ideas:     1. A Christmas gift idea for mum: Healthy mum and baby The birth of Jesus is why we celebrate Christmas. Mary gave birth in a stable, without any medical supplies or a doctor. Sadly, this is the reality for many mothers across the world, even today. This gift will be able to provide mothers with access to medical treatment and care to make sure...

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The best of the World Gifts blogs

As we get closer to Christmas, everyone at CAFOD is talking about World Gifts! Here's a round up of our favourites: Give better gifts this Christmas   Jack works for CAFOD. He has occasionally received Christmas gifts he didn’t like, but not from you, he loved yours. Here he mulls on how a simple switch to World Gifts can make Christmas is happier for everyone. CAFOD World Gifts can solve your Christmas conundrum!   Jeremy Cain, Community Participation Coordinator for CAFOD in Hallam, wonders if he should be watching more TV. The power of a birth certificate - a World Gifts update   Rachel reflects on how meeting Katy, a CAFOD Gapper, helped her to discover the power of a...

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Stock up on stocking fillers

We've got perfect stocking fillers for kids (and big kids) that all make a difference to families living in poverty and come with free delivery! So stock up on our favourite little extras and make Christmas morning even more special: Divine chocolate coinsThese traditional gold chocolate coins taste all the better for being made with Fairtrade chocolate! (Now available in dark chocolate too!) Romero crossEach wooden cross is handmade and painted in El Salvador by CAFOD partners.       Meal stickersOur fun Meal stickers make inspiring additions to a Christmas stocking!         Happy queen beeAdd a sweet charity gift to your son or daughter's Christmas stocking       FunsheetsPacked full of activities and games for...

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Get your Divine Advent calendar - ethical, Fairtrade and chocolate filled!

Get ready for Christmas with our Divine Chocolate Advent calendar!The calendar features 24 Fairtrade chocolates hidden behind a nativity scene. Each door reveals a heavenly milk chocolate heart and part of the traditional Christmas story, which unfolds day by day. Once you've bought your Advent calendar, tick something else off your list by stocking up on our stocking fillers!Our Fairtrade chocolate coins, now available in dark chocolate, fun sticker sheets and handmade Romero crosses are all lovely little treats to open on Christmas morning! Please also check out our online Advent calendar over on the CAFOD website. Our daily reflections will help you to prepare for Christmas and provide a daily moment of calm amongst all the festive planning!

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