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Wonderful baby gifts for newborns and Baptisms

Give a unique charity gift to a baby born in 2019 We've got gorgeous presents, ideal for new babies, Baptisms and Christenings that will all help give the best start to babies born in poverty. Perfect gift ideas whether you're a grandparent, godparent, aunt, uncle or friend! Welcome a new baby Celebrate the birth of a baby by protecting other newborns with our life-saving gifts of The net that protects and Healthy mum and baby.Choose a beautiful Congratulations gift card that describes how this present will keep other babies and mums safe and healthy. Baptism gift ideas Welcome a baby into our global Catholic family with these thoughtful gifts that make a lasting difference.Trees for life plants five tree saplings...

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You've made an amazing difference!

Thank you to everyone who bought a World Gift this Christmas - you've made an enormous difference to families in poverty. With your help we can... Give over 2,000 Goats to farming families to give them milk and manure! Help 500 babies and children get a Birth certificate, meaning they can go to school. Spend over £75,000 getting clean, safe water to communities, preventing disease. Supply 505 Solar lamps to families - helping children to do their homework and breathe clean air Provide over 200 Pigs to families who want to start a farming business and lift themselves out of poverty. ... make an incredible difference to families in need around the world. Thank you. It's not too late to...

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Emergency World Gifts

When disaster strikes, we are there ready to respond and provide the life-saving difference to families and communities. War and conflict in places like Yemen and Syria have left millions of people in desperate need of support. Many families don’t know when their next meal will be, have no home for shelter or access to clean water and their communities are often rife with disease. If you want to make a difference to people in conflict and emergency situations like Yemen and Syria this Christmas, buy CAFOD’s Emergency World Gifts and help provide families and communities the life line they need. Help a refugee child - £46 Help a refugee child by providing emotional and educational support. Many children have had...

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Buy a gift for a whole family this Christmas with World Gifts

Buy these nativity themed gifts from CAFOD as a perfect present for a whole family. The healthy mum and baby gift, the most precious gift of all, along with a beautiful wooden hand painted nativity Triptych. When Haoua first arrived at the CAFOD-funded St Augustine’s Health Centre in Niger, her 17-month-old daughter Hassana was severely malnourished and in danger of dying. The team of expert nurses assessed Hassana and put her on a programme of food supplements, vitamins and antibiotics. In three weeks she was healthy again.“If I hadn’t come here, I don’t know what would have happened to my baby…luckily, we did come here.” Haoua, Niger Buy the healthy mum and baby gift this Christmas>> Nativity crib scenes are...

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World Gifts – Julie Etchingham

ITV News at Ten presenter and reporter Julie Etchingham, who is a CAFOD ambassador, recently visited Lebanon and saw some of our work in action. She visited a school in Mount Lebanon where CAFOD partners have helped get Syrian refugee children into school and pay for their transport to and from school, their uniforms and stationery. As Julie emphasises in the video below, this really does provide children who have been through so much with “the best start” in life. Julie suggests buying a School starter pack, but there are lots of gifts to choose from, including Help a refugee child which will mean we can change the lives of those who have been forced to leave their homes.  ...

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