Buy a gift for as little as $20 and help children around the globe
Have someone on your holiday list who’s difficult to shop for because they always say they have everything they need? Instead of a tangible gift you can wrap, you can gear your holiday shopping to help children in more than 190 countries around the world, via UNICEF’s Inspired Gifts program. With options as little as $20, all the way up to thousands of dollars, you can provide deworming tablets, an HIV test kit, backpack basics, therapeutic milk, mosquito nets, and more.
Spend a quarter and help mothers and children around the world
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Are you great at taking your vitamins, yet hope to enrich more than your own body and want to foster health globally? You can help end malnutrition by donating to Vitamin Angels. At the core of their mission is providing life-saving vitamins to more than 52 million mothers and children under age five who live in impoverished regions of the world. In addition to donating on their website, make sure to look out for the opportunity to donate at their corporate partners, including The Vitamin Shoppe, Walgreens, Sprouts, and more. As little as 25 cents actually funds the recommended dose of vitamins per child for a full year, including purchases, warehousing, and shipping. Here’s how to know which vitamins your body is begging for.
Donate $100 to feed a family in need for a week
The goal of Heavenly Harvest is to end world hunger by filling the bellies and the hearts of families and children who are struggling to make ends meet in America. Depending on how much your budget allows, $19 will provide two meals per day for seven days, while $100 can feed a family for an entire week. They also make it easy to donate via their website or by texting Text-To-Give to 917-993-5577. Curious where your money goes? The organization as partnered with Feed the Children in an effort to create meal packets that make delivery less expensive and seamless.