Posts Tagged ‘Africa’






Want to spread some hope and cheer this Christmas? Want a new ornament for your tree? Need a gift idea? Check out Ornaments4Orphans.org

Here are some facts from their website:
Fact: This December over 50 million Americans will set up Christmas trees in their homes.
Fact: Over 12 million children in Sub-Saharan Africa have been orphaned due to AIDS.
What if there was a way to make these numbers meet?
Well this is exactly what Ornaments 4 Orphans is seeking to do. When you purchase a handcrafted Ugandan ornament from Ornaments4Orphans.org, 100% of the proceeds benefit orphans and vulnerable children in Uganda, East Africa.
That is a Christmas gift you can definitely feel good about giving.
Check out their website HERE.

Thanks to Tabitha Simmons for sending this our way!

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What an awesome idea. OPC takes awesome old book covers and prints them onto t-shirts. The best part? with every t-shirt purchased they donate to a community in Africa through the Books For Africa Program

From their website: Out of Print celebrates the world’s great stories through fashion. Our shirts feature iconic and often out of print book covers. Some are classics, some are just curious enough to make great t-shirts, but all are striking works of art.

So if you’re a fan of Catcher In The Rye or The Great Gatsby you can show it through these awesome shirts, and support a great cause while you’re at it!

Check out their store here

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