Zimkids Christmas Appeal 2021
Mavis is a 39-year-old Mother of three, living with epilepsy. Mavis currently lives with her brother who supports her and the children since the breakdown of her marriage. She also works as a housemaid.
HOPE for Mavis is knowing her children can connect with other children, step out of their day-to-day struggles and have fun together. Something she sadly didn't experience growing up.
£20 could ensure Mavis' daughter, Tilda, can attend our next camp where she will make friends and have fun!*
Mary is a 38-year-old Mother of four, living in a one-roomed house in Epworth. Mary has been widowed twice and suffers with severe arthritis meaning she struggles to work.
JOY for Mary is becoming part of a community where she is loved, supported and welcomed and for her daughter, Ellen, to be enrolled onto our life skills programme so she can have opportunities Mary could only ever have dreamed of.
£30 could enrol Mary onto our nutritional farming project - the start of a journey to self-sufficiency!
Chido is a 36-year-old mother of five, living in rural Mutoko. Chido has been selling tomatoes to try and provide for her children since her husband left 5 years ago.
PEACE for Chido would be knowing she can finally afford school fees for all her children and the assurance that they will receive the education she never had the chance to have.
£50 could pay for Chido's daughter, Rudo's, stationery & textbooks so that she can finally attend school.
Thank you gift
When you donate to our Christmas appeal we will send you a beautiful Christmas wooden decoration with gorgeous African fabric for you to keep or send on to a loved one if the donation is on their behalf.
* We will use your Christmas donation to ensure all our newly enrolled families can benefit from our programmes.