For many parents, school supplies like pens, pencils and notebooks are unaffordable. Your gift gives a student the essential items they need for a successful year of learning, along with a backpack to carry them in.
It’s hard to concentrate on school when you’re freezing cold! Winter can be harsh when you’re a child growing up in poverty.
The gift of a household water filter will give children access to drinking water, and help them avoid diarrhoea and other life-threatening waterborne diseases.
The gift of a goat will not only help provide milk, their manure is an effective fertiliser, allowing families to grow vitamin-rich vegetables in abundance.
These mosquito nets are one of the cheapest and most effective ways to prevent malaria, which kills one child under five every minute.
In the communities where we work, family finance are often not enough to cover the costs of school fees. A scholarship will help keep children in the classroom, creating a brighter future.
This gift will help provide a lasting supply of nutritious eggs, which can be sold at market to earn income.
Orange, banana and mango starter trees will help give families fresh fruit for food and a secure income.
These ducklings provide nutritious eggs for children, improve family income and rid gardens of crop-killing pests.
Imagine having to sleep on a concrete slab or hard dirt floor. That’s the cold reality for far too many children living in poverty. Your gift of blankets will help keep a whole family warm and comfortable.
Not being able to afford a pair of shoes can have a serious impact on a child’s life, discouraging them from attending school and making it much easier to injure their feet. Your gift of shoes will help improve their health and allow children to walk with dignity.
Many villages are still contaminated by unexploded bombs left over from war. Your gift will help make a critical difference by clearing explosives, saving lives and lifting rural families out of poverty.
Farming in Laos’ remote mountainous villages is extremely challenging but now families are using seeds to develop small vegetable businesses in their gardens to help support their children’s education and lessen the threat of malnutrition.
Your gift will help supply first aid kits and hygiene kits, as well as packs for new mothers, containing blankets, shampoo and soap.
This little piggy will help fertilise crops, breed with other pigs, and provide an important source of income. With this money, families can pay for essentials like food and education.
Don’t feel sheepish! This gift will change lives. Sheep’s wool is used to weave local textiles, while their milk produces highly nutritious cheese and yoghurt that’s perfect for growing bodies.
Sreyrun attends school every day but it’s a struggle for the family to cover the essentials like a school bag. Owning a uniform has boosted her confidence and gives her a sense of belonging.
Foster a love of reading and boost literacy among children by stocking rural classrooms with a library of books. Your gift of a mini library will help to give children access to knowledge and build their confidence.
Did you know that an average cow can produce up to 200,000 glasses of milk in a lifetime?! What’s not used can be sold, providing a steady income for families like Sakin’s. Now that’s a powerful way to help change a family’s future.
Many children must walk long and dangerous roads to reach their closest school. This gift of a bike and helmet will help a child get to school safely.
Children around the world struggle to study in makeshift classrooms and rundown buildings. A new classroom will help provide a safe learning environment that can benefit hundreds of children for years to come.
A desk and chair is a classroom basic, but many students have to go without. Your gift of a locally-made wooden desk will help make it easier for young minds to stay focused and make the most of their education.
In rural Cambodia, water scarcity for drinking and washing is a significant issue. Before children like Sreymom had a water tank in their village, families would spend hours collecting water…
Your gift of a hand washing station means children like Dereje and his friends now have access to and training on using soap and toothbrushes. Good hygiene significantly reduces rates of disease and ensures they stay clean and healthy.
In poor communities close to the water, fishing is a lifeline. Your gift of a boat, which includes life vests, is allowing a family to generate income, and provide a significant source of nutrition for them and their community.