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Mother's Day care for mums and babies

£17.00

Product description

When conflict and disaster strikes, new mums, pregnant women and small children are among the most vulnerable. This gift can provide support when it really matters. It can provide clean, safe water and sanitation during a crisis – and help spread the word about the importance of good hygiene in the face of disease. It can give shelter and warmth. And, for people forced to flee their homes and pushed into poverty, it can give support, protection and the chance of a new start. In Ethiopia, drought has been devastating for millions of families. Oxfam has got the water flowing, repairing wells, trucking water and delivering it to schools and health facilities. We’ve also provided new mums, single mums, and pregnant women with money to buy essentials like food and clothing – and to get back on their feet.

This gift supports our Respond in an Emergency (RE) projects.

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Mother's Day care for mums and babies

Aisha is one of many mums affected by drought in Ethiopia, doing all they can to care for their loved ones. As part of Oxfam’s response, Aisha received a cash transfer, which she used to set up a camel-milk business. Her determination in the face of adversity paid off. Not only does she have milk for her children, she also has some to sell within her local community. Aisha says life has improved – because her children are now healthier, happier and eating better. “My life has changed completely,” she says. “It has made me very hopeful for the future.”

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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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  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

When conflict and disaster strikes, new mums, pregnant women and small children are among the most vulnerable. This gift can provide support when it really matters. It can provide clean, safe water and sanitation during a crisis – and help spread the word about the importance of good hygiene in the face of disease. It can give shelter and warmth. And, for people forced to flee their homes and pushed into poverty, it can give support, protection and the chance of a new start. In Ethiopia, drought has been devastating for millions of families. Oxfam has got the water flowing, repairing wells, trucking water and delivering it to schools and health facilities. We’ve also provided new mums, single mums, and pregnant women with money to buy essentials like food and clothing – and to get back on their feet.

This gift supports our Respond in an Emergency (RE) projects.

Delivery & returns

We process all gift card orders within 1 working day, and you should receive your gift card order within 5 working days. Delivery is free, but you will have the option of adding a discretionary £1.90 optional delivery contribution to help us cover costs.

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.