We’ve sprouted some fabulous gift ideas this year — and this one gets a big (green) thumbs up! Give a vulnerable family seeds and training so they can grow their own vegetables and make a living.
“I thank Oxfam for doing a very good thing for us. We now can eat good food and not get sick — our lives have changed.“
— Marita Maposa (pictured), farmer, Zimbabwe
In Zimbabwe, Oxfam provides seeds and training to help people grow a variety of vegetables to improve their nutrition and diversify the foods that families eat. The fresh vegetables help to make sure that families eat healthy food and have surplus vegetables that they can sell to earn a small income.
Wow you read right to the bottom of the page, now what? Here's some other fun things to try out: Why not buy a goat for a family or view all gifts to explore the different ways you can help transform the lives of people living in poverty.