Because big change starts small, Practical Presents has evolved into the Wish List, where you can help solve the world’s toughest problems, while meeting your shopping needs. The Wish List features10 e-gifts, which showcase the ingenious ways that people are transforming their lives, together with Practical Action.
So green-fingered gardener, fussy foodie, environmental activist, whoever is on your list, we’ve got the perfect present. Your loved one receives a special Practical Action e-certificate describing an aspect of our innovative work, and you get the glow of knowing you’re helping fuel solutions to poverty that will last for years to come.
THE TABLE TURNER
Help turn the tables on climate change this spring with our very special e-gift, The Table Turner.
Every pound received before the 9th March will be matched by the UK government, so your gift will go twice as far.
Lights up futures, connects children to the curriculum, creates successful entrepreneurs and powers progress.
Turns risk and insecurity into peace of mind, saves lives, livelihoods, homes and belongings and makes vulnerable communities strong and resilient.
Challenges the status quo with unconventional thinking, changes systems and turns ingenious ideas into practical actions.
Fills homes and lungs with fresh air, makes cooking cleaner, creates freedom to pursue opportunities and conserves natural resources.
THE HEALTH GIVER
Makes water run pure, vanquishes germs, stops disease in its tracks and grows bonny babies with brighter futures.
Kicks indignity into touch, turns waste into wealth, makes a healthy profit from poo and creates cities fit for people.
Grows big and bountiful harvests, fills children’s bellies with healthy food and helps farming families make a profit.
Helps families stay together, creates opportunities despite the climate challenges, turns survivors into thrivers and builds futures full of promise.
THE PLANET PLEASER
Builds farming systems that connect people with nature, gives farmers a living and protects natural resources for future generations.