Gifts at Changing The Present

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$500 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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This gift will provide one scholarship for a low-income child. The Summer Creative Writing Workshops offer a supportive environment where children engage in writing stories, poetry, essays, and plays, as well as simply reading for pleasure. more

$5,500 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift of $5,500 will give a group of kids in Darfur the opportunity to learn. With $5,500 we can rebuild a schoolroom that was destroyed. We can fill it with tables, chairs and a blackboard. We can train a teacher. more

$50 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Through our Books for Kids project, The Global Fund for Children donates titles from its award-winning collection of children’s books to grassroots groups reaching the most vulnerable young people. more

$100 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Five gifts of $100 each enables a school in Sri Lanka to buy and install a small personal computer for use by 40 students. This enables students to acquire skills needed for jobs in the 21st century and gives them access to information that other students around the world take for granted. more

$65 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift of a radio will ensure that essential education and practical information reaches those most in need. Lifeline radio, which needs no batteries or electricity, provides sustained access to quality education. more

$10 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Create Promise Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Software for the home

Per Scholas

Your donation will ensure that a student will receive access to educational software for home learning which promotes learning and fosters success. more

$10 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Boost Literacy Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

Karaoke on TV

PlanetRead

Same Language Subtitling (SLS) recommends subtitling the lyrics of all film song programs on TV, nationally, in the “same” language as the audio. A decade of research has proven that this Karaoke approach to literacy improves the reading skills of millions of viewers. more

$10 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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$10 will buy school supplies for one child affected by HIV. more

$25 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will supply a classroom teacher with an educational packet, including a discussion guide, suggested classroom activities and a 10-minute video selection of an ITVS program. more

$15 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Teach the Joy Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

5 books for children

First Book

Your gift will put five brand new books directly into the hands of children in need. more

$250 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Train Peer Leaders Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

4-day college workshop

College Summit

Your gift will equip students to become Peer Leaders at College Summit Workshops. Through a four-day “boot camp" for college transition, these rising high school seniors learn crucial self-advocacy skills, in addition to completing their college applications, personal statement, and learning about financial aid. more

$300 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your donation will enable a child from a poor African family to enroll in university and take courses in sustainable agriculture or other development-related fields to obtain the necessary knowledge to battle poverty and achieve economic growth in Africa. more