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  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty

Support a budding business

£21.00

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Your gift could help a budding businesswoman escape poverty and build a better life. It can help to provide the support she needs to get started, such as literacy and numeracy skills, or mentoring and advice. Your gift could be the start of something special, enabling a woman to earn an income, to invest in her business, and create a better future for her and her family. This gift supports our Making a Living (ML) projects.

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Support a budding business

Oxfam is helping small family coffee businesses in western Honduras to thrive despite facing a disease that attacks their crops. Esperanza Enriquez lost 75% of her coffee crop when her farm in western Honduras was hit a by disease called Coffee rust. As a result her income plummeted, but now Esperanza’s farm is thriving. Oxfam provided Esperanza with the support she needed to rebuild her business, like new coffee farming techniques and how to make fertiliser. We also helped to set up a co-operative so local coffee farmers could join together to access the equipment they need to roast and package up their coffee. By cutting out the middle men they’re able to earn more for their coffee. “The co-operative Oxfam helped us set up means I’ve been able to replant and move into toasting and packaging the coffee. With Oxfam’s help I hope my future will be bright again.”

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All Oxfam Unwrapped charity gifts can be sent instantly or on a date of your choosing by choosing the e-card option at checkout

  1. Add a gift to your basket
  2. When you're done shopping go to the checkout
  3. At the personalisation step select e-card

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Starting at just £1.49 we have a range of brilliant little extras. From chocolate goats to handmade earrings, our little extras make the perfect addition to any gift.

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  1. Choose gifts and add them to your basket.
  2. Personalise your gift at checkout. You can add a personalised message, change the front card image, select to send an E-card and choose to add little extras like our solid milk chocolate Archie the goat.
  3. A card is sent to your friend, relative or colleague. You change lives. Oxfam Unwrapped always ensures that your money gets to the people that need it most.

About this item

Your gift could help a budding businesswoman escape poverty and build a better life. It can help to provide the support she needs to get started, such as literacy and numeracy skills, or mentoring and advice. Your gift could be the start of something special, enabling a woman to earn an income, to invest in her business, and create a better future for her and her family. This gift supports our Making a Living (ML) projects.

Delivery & returns

All gifts are sent by 1st class post within 2 working days of when you place your order.  An optional delivery contribution of £1.90  per order for deliveries within the UK will be suggested during checkout, to help us cover costs. You can pay the suggested amount, increase or decrease your contribution, or pay nothing at all. You choose.

If you're in a hurry you can also send a gift e-card, at no extra cost, which you can choose to have sent immediately or on a date set by you.

Please note that Oxfam Unwrapped gifts count as a donation, so our no quibble returns policy does not apply, and under Charity Commission rules, we are unable to give you a refund.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

Giving this gift

When you buy an Oxfam Unwrapped gift you can be confident that the real gift will be sent to where it's needed most.   

We will send you (or your friend or family member if you prefer) a gift card that tells them what they've been bought and how it will help to improve someone's life.  You can add little extras during checkout, which are posted at the same time, or choose to send an e-card.

You'll be given the opportunity to personalise your gift card or E-card during checkout and specify your delivery details.