The gifts in this catalog are representative of what CARE does to support the fight against poverty.
To help deliver the most effective solutions to the greatest number of people, your donation will be combined with other funds and used where most needed, not necessarily to purchase or distribute the actual item shown. Gifts of Lasting Change help empower women, girls and their communities while also being a unique and meaningful gift for the gift recipient.
Reading, writing and arithmetic are essential for making a living. Giving someone the gift of literacy and numeracy is like giving someone the foundation for success. How can you save money if you can't count the change in your hand? How can you write your name or understand the instructions on a medicine bottle if you can't read?