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Charity Gifts for growing a living, chickens and farming

Choosing a gift from the World Gifts Livestock, Agriculture and Livelihoods Fund can give people the skills, tools and animals they need to improve their standard of living. In Tanzania, your gifts of Chirpy chickens have been directly helping families for years, producing eggs for families to eat or sell and giving farming communities there the chance of a better future.Winfreda lives with her husband and nine children in the Tanzanian countryside. In 2009 she started keeping chickens to help boost her family’s income. With our support she received two chickens, along with training in how to build a coop and care for them. Many chickens later, business is growing: Winfreda can now pay school fees for three of her...

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How to send Christmas cards that help the world’s poorest people

How to send ethical Christmas cards this Advent and show your family and friends how much you care about charity and people living in poverty around the world. 1. Buy Charity Christmas cards World Gifts can be the ideal charity Christmas gift and card combined! Browse through our Christmas gift guides to find the perfect gift and you’ll receive a gorgeous gift card that describes your thoughtful gift and includes space to write your own Christmas message.Our World Gift range starts at just £4 and includes free delivery!Another way to support CAFOD's work helping the world's poorest people out of poverty, have a look at Traidcraft’s charity Christmas card selection. CAFOD receive a 10% donation from these beautiful cards which...

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New emergency gifts for refugees

Help a refugee family in crisis this Christmas with an emergency gift from World Gifts. Emergency gifts: Rohingya crisis Over 500,000 people are estimated to have fled into Bangladesh to escape violence in neighbouring Myanmar. Many of these refugees are sleeping in the open air and are in desperate need of food and water. Others are in makeshift refugee camps along the side of the road, or wherever they can find space.CAFOD's partner, Caritas Bangladesh, are distributing emergency shelter, much needed food and clean water to refugee families.Choose a gift to support families in crisis in Bangladesh Emergency gifts: Syria crisis The civil war in Syria continues to force refugees into Jordan and Lebanon, where they can face terrible hardship...

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World Gifts change lives

World Gifts are handpicked to make a real and lasting difference to families in developing communities and each charity gift bought means we can help more people in need.In Sindhupalchowk District, Nepal, the 2015 earthquake meant that 89 per cent of school classrooms being destroyed or made unsafe. As well as dealing with the devastation of their homes and the loss of family members, children like Nirjala risked losing the opportunity to go to school. But thanks to your support, CAFOD are helping to rebuild 34 schools. See our range of Education World Gifts Despite still living in a tiny, temporary hut, Nirjala feels positive about her future now that her school has been rebuilt and hopes to train as...

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Christmas gift guides: charity gift ideas for everyone!

Find the perfect charity gift with our Christmas gift guides. We've got lots of charity gift ideas to surprise your friends and family. We've selected our best ethical gifts and put them into these handy charity gift guides so that you can find a World Gift for everyone this Christmas! Gifts for gardeners From cracking crops to gorgeous greenhouses, we've a range of horticultural charity gifts for the green-fingered this Christmas. Gifts for animal lovers Give the animal lover in your life a fantastic charity gift of a bee, chicken, goat, or even a cow! We always provide training along with our animals so that they are cared for properly. Gifts for foodies We've got the perfect stocking fillers for...

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