If you’ve left it to the last minute, don’t panic! Our top 10 last-minute Christmas gifts are a thoughtful and meaningful way to show how much you care.
Last-minute Christmas shopping - it happens to the best of us. Whether it's your mum, your great uncle or even your best friend, there's always a gift or two that seem to fall through the cracks!
Luckily, our Gifts in Action collection offers up a smorgasbord of festive treats to suit every budget. And, from our ever-popular period kit to our education gifts, you'll know your gift is helping to change the lives of women and girls living in poverty.
Choose a print-at-home card for your ultra-last-minute gift or, for guaranteed Christmas delivery of a paper card, simply order by midday on Friday 18 December. No-one will ever know it was left to the last minute (we won't tell)!
For just £12, our period kit gift can provide menstrual products, clean underwear and soap for a woman or girl who needs them. Say no to period poverty, this Christmas!
Buy a period kit
This gift could make a huge difference to a family in the wake of an emergency, by providing them with the materials they need to create a safe place to sleep while they rebuild their lives.
Buy a shelter kit
With this gift, you could help ensure a child doesn't miss out on receiving an education simply because they don't have the right clothes.
Buy a school uniform gift
By providing a farmer in Kenya with a beehive, you can support the nesting of honeybees while helping a woman and her family achieve financial security. Hive-five!
Buy a beehive gift
Piglets aren't just adorable. They also support families to grow crops, providing long-term food security, because the older they get, the more manure they produce.
Buy a piglet gift
It's a classic for a reason! Our goatally fantastic goat gift can help improve the quality of soil for farming families, which can change their lives for good.
Buy a goat gift
Two is better than one! Gift a breeding pair of goats and you could support a family long into the future. Goats can provide milk for a family, and their offspring can be sold on, providing a steady stream of income.
Buy a breeding pair of goats
When emergencies and disasters strike, our blanket gift can provide four blankets for a family in need. Help more families stay warm when the worst happens.
Buy a blankets gift
For just £10, our school backpack gift can help a child to go to school, and get the education they deserve. This budget-friendly gift really can change a child's life!
Buy a school backpack gift
As coronavirus continues to spread around the world, this gift can provide life-saving essentials to help a family stay safe, including hand sanitiser, antiseptic soap, a digital thermometer, paracetamol and face masks.
Buy a quarantine kit
Find more last-minute gifts
Still looking for the perfect gift? From our life-saving water gift to our school materials bundles, there's lots more to discover in our full gift collection.
From all of us at ActionAid, we'd like to say a huge thank you for your support. Wishing you a wonderful festive period, and a happy new year!