Buy a Gift for your Sponsored Child


Your sponsored child could use any of these gifts, which were selected by our staff in Rwanda. Families of sponsored children are extremely poor. Gifts purchased will help to meet their basic needs.


Rice


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A 25kg bag of rice will last a family in Rwanda for one month. Rice is a staple in Rwandan cooking, but can be difficult for many families to afford. By providing rice, you will help your sponsored child get the sustenance they need to be healthy.

Price: £30
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Flour


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A 25kg bag of flour will last a family in Rwanda for one month. Flour is a staple in Rwandan cooking, but can be difficult for many families to afford. By providing flour, you will help your sponsored child get the sustenance they need to be healthy.

Price: £23
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Porridge


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If a family has enough money, porridge is the normal breakfast for children in Rwanda. Made from corn, porridge fills kids' stomachs so they can focus on their studies at school. This donation will provide porridge for your sponsored child for one month.

Price: £10
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Food for a Month


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Bags of maize flour, sugar, rice, beans, peanuts and salt will provide food and sustenance for a family in Rwanda for an entire month. Although staples in Rwandan cooking, these items are often extremely difficult for many families to afford. Note: this item is limited to a quantity of 2 per child per year.

Price: £70
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Cooking Oil


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This 5 litre bottle of cooking oil is a great way to provide for your sponsored child's family, as it can be costly to replenish.

Price: £11
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Mother's Fabric


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Bless your sponsored child's mother with new fabric! This beautiful fabric provides enough material for a full outfit for your child's mother.

Price: £20
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Hygiene Kit


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This kit includes petroleum jelly for skin care, a toothbrush, toothpaste and soap for your child's hygienic needs. These items are difficult for families to afford, but important for your child's care.

Price: £10
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Girl's Hygiene Kit


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Highly recommended for all girls age 13 and older. Since most adolescent girls live in extreme poverty, they usually go without the hygienic items they need. This kit provides sanitary napkins, deodorant, petroleum jelly (used as lotion in Rwanda), toothpaste, toothbrush, a washcloth and soap.

Price: £14
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Athletic Uniform


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Children, both boys and girls, in Rwanda love football. This special gift will provide your sponsored child with the perfect attire for a pick-up game on the dirt football field in their community.

Price: £16
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Sports Kit


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Children in Rwanda do not have toys like here in the UK. In fact, due to the poverty, children usually make their own ‘footballs’ out of garbage bags and recovered twine. This sports kit includes a jump rope, football and small bag to provide your sponsored child and his or her friends with hours of entertainment.

Price: £17
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Laundry Soap


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This household staple is used primarily for washing clothes, but can also function as dish soap as well. This is a practical blessing for your sponsored child's family, and each box contains 12 bars of soap.

Price: £10
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Mattress and Bedding


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Most children sleep on grass mats on a hard floor every night. This bed will include a thick foam mattress with sheets and a warm blanket.

Price: £56
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Bedding Sheet Set


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This gift provides a new set of sheets for your child's bed.

Price: £17
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Extra Thick Blanket


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This extra thick blanket will provide comfort and warmth to your sponsored child or others in his or her family when temperatures drop in Rwanda.

Price: £23
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Extra Thick Mattress


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This mattress is primarily for your child's family members, like a parent. It is thicker and is more fitting for adults.

Price: £39
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Boy's Play Clothes


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Children rarely, if ever, receive new clothes. These play clothes will give your child something new to wear while playing or helping around the house. Play clothes typically include shorts or pants and a shirt for boys.

Price: £16
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Boy's Underwear


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Underwear is a luxury item for children in Rwanda, but will greatly improve your child’s comfort and hygiene. Parents typically struggle to afford these extra ‘necessities.’

Price: £16
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Girl's Play Clothes


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Children rarely, if ever, receive new clothes. These play clothes will give your child something new to wear while playing or helping around the house. Play clothes typically include skirts or pants and a shirt for girls.

Price: £16
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Girl's Underwear


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Underwear is a luxury item for children in Rwanda, but will greatly improve your child’s comfort and hygiene. Parents typically struggle to afford these extra ‘necessities.’

Price: £16
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Goat

-Not KGL
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Goats are like a savings account in Rwanda. They multiply over time and can provide nourishment or be sold to provide for urgent needs in the family. Culturally, Rwandans do not drink goats milk. This goat will provide protein for the family, something missing from most diets.
NOTE: NOT available for children in Kigali, due to livestock limitations in the city. This means children whose reference numbers start with: KGL.
Acceptable reference numbers for purchasing goats begin with KYZ, RNI, and UK
Note: this item is limited to a quantity of 2 per child per year.

Price: £43
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Backpack


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This backpack conveniently carries schoolbooks and supplies. Most children carry their schoolbooks a great distance without a bag, but this will ease their load tremendously!

Price: £16
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Calculator


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A calculator helps students in mathematics class, especially as they advance in their education.

Price: £15
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Umbrella


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During the rainy winter season, umbrellas are very useful for your sponsored child's family. This simple item can help them complete daily tasks more easily in the rainy season.

Price: £7
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Solar Lamp


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For homes without electricity, a solar lamp helps kids do their homework after the sun sets (at 6pm each night in Rwanda). Your child will love being able to see as they study, wash, eat, clean and get ready for bed each night.

Price: £62
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Water Bottle


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A water bottle allows your child to take water collected from a well to school with them each day. This is a rare luxury in Rwanda.

Price: £10
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English Bible


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This English Bible is recommended by our Rwandan staff, as it can help the children learn English while providing them with the Word of God. Most sponsored children do not have a Bible of their own.

Price: £10
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Kinyarwanda Bible


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The native language in Rwanda is Kinyarwanda. This is what kids learn growing up in their home, regardless of schooling. By providing a Bible in Kinyarwanda to a child, you provide the Scriptures to the entire family.

Price: £10
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