Dark navy scarf

£12.00

New colour scarf just arrived from India. Hand-woven by local village women and made from 100% organic fine cotton. Read more

New bag

£10.00

New colour! This bag has a pocket and is slightly larger than our other bags. It has been hand-woven bag by local village women at the weaving company on RTU premises. It would make an ideal Christmas gift for friends. You would also be helping to support local women in employment at the weaving company. Read more

Oven glove mint and grey

£5.00

New design. A sturdy oven glove made at the weaving company on RTU premises. We have aprons and pot holders to match. Read more

Oven glove

£6.00

A sturdy oven glove made at the weaving company on RTU premises. We have aprons, tea towels and pot holders to match. Read more

Tea towels blue and beige stripes

£5.00

These hand-loomed tea towels made at the weaving company on RTU premises come in a pack of two. Made of sturdy organic cotton, they would work well in any kitchen and make ideal gifts for friends. You would also be helping to support local women in employment Read more

Pale blue and lime green scarf

£12.00

This hand-loomed scarf is produced by local village women at the weaving company on RTU premises. Made of organic cotton, the warp of this scarf is hand-spun giving it a fabulous texture. You would be helping to support local women in employment. Read more

Hand embroidered Christmas cards

£5.00

New design - Christmas cards Pack of 5 assorted hand made embroidered note cards, with envelopes. These very special cards are hand-stitched by RTU foster mothers and are blank inside. Read more

Organic cotton tea towels in blue/grey

£5.00

These hand-loomed tea towels made at the weaving company on RTU premises come in a pack of two. Made of sturdy organic cotton, they would work well in any kitchen and make ideal gifts for friends. You would also be helping to support local women in employment Read more

Give free nutritious meals to an elderly person for a month

£15.00

Many of the poorer older people in our area live alone, often widowed and with children who have moved far away from their home villages to build new lives. Read more

Give a child a day to remember

£10.00

The children living in our care in our Children’s Villages come from the most disadvantaged lowest caste families, having lost one or both parents due to illness, accident or suicide. Many have not had carefree or happy childhoods and often arrive traumatised. As well as the care and love they receive from our foster mothers and the support of our counsellors, RTU ensures that they enjoy being children again. We take them out on trips and visits, and celebrate many festivals, national holiday Read more

Stripy tea towels

£5.00

New hand-loomed tea towels made at the weaving company on RTU premises. Made of sturdy organic cotton, they would work well in any kitchen and make ideal gifts for friends. You would also be helping to support local women in employment Read more

Child's Crib Drawing

£3.50

New for 2023, this card has been drawn by one of the children raised in one of our Children’s Villages. We have four Children's Villages that provide a loving home to round 1,000 orphaned and destitute children from poor rural villages in our area of Tamil Nadu, South India. A pack of 8 cards with envelopes. Read more

Child’s Madonna and Child

£3.00

This bright new rectangular card has been drawn by one of the children living in our Children's Villages at RTU. We have four Children's Villages for the most vulnerable children and a range of community services to support the most vulnerable families. A pack of 8 cards with envelopes. Read more

RTU Children's Nativity Play

£2.00

This lovely photograph is of some of the children at our RTU Children's Villages performing the nativity play at Christmas. A pack of 8 cards with envelopes. Read more

Give essential extra nutrition and support to a child with HIV

£25.00

This gift will help us provide essential support for a child with HIV, including nutritional supplements that will protect their immunity and help them stay well. Please click on the picture for more information about what this gift could help to buy. Read more

Give a health and hygiene pack to a vulnerable family

£10.00

Poor families living without sanitation in low quality housing are particularly vulnerable to Covid-19 and other infectious diseases. This gift will help pay for prooducts such as hand sanitiser and vitamin supplements to help a family keep clean and stay well. All our virtual gifts come with a special card for you to personalise for the recipient, or we can personalise it for you. Please click on the picture for more information about what this gift could help to buy. Read more

Give a free healthcare appointment

£20.00

This gift will help us provide a free appointment with one of our doctors or nurses for someone who needs immediate medical treatment. Please click on the picture for more information about what this gift could help to buy. Read more

Give practical support to a vulnerable elderly person

£15.00

This gift of a weekly pension payment and other practical support such as food and clothing will help an elderly person living in poverty pay for daily necessities and remain independent for longer. Please click on the picture for more information about what this gift could help to buy. Read more

Beautiful candles

£3.50

This lovely bright design is new for 2023! Pack of 8 cards, with envelopes. Message inside reads 'Season's Greetings'. Each card measures 15cm x 15cm Read more

Bright scarf

£12.00

Hand-woven by local village women and is made from 100% organic fine cotton giving it a lovely, soft feel. Read more