Case study: A chance to go to school

"With the support from CAFOD we now have a reason to smile. We attend school regularly and even our academic performance has improved." Frank, 15 and his brother, John, 13, Uganda

Life has been tough for 15-year-old Frank and his 13-year-old brother, John. Abused by their stepmother and abandoned by their father, the brothers were eventually left to fend for themselves. Thanks to a gift like yours, today the boys are able to attend school in Masaka District, Uganda and now have the chance to achieve their potential. They both enjoy school and Frank dreams of becoming an engineer, while John has hopes of becoming a doctor.

School starter pack

Many children in developing countries cannot go to school, so are unable to reach their true potential. This brilliant gift includes a uniform, stationery and a school bag, everyday items that will give a child the gifts of education and opportunity.

Why buy this School starter pack gift?

  • In some places, children without a uniform, pens or books simply can't go to school
  • Providing uniforms, stationery and a school bags gives children confidence as well as the opportunity to learn
  • This basic school pack can give a child a great start with their education!

This gift includes an email version of the gift card.

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