Give a gift to a child in India

£20.00

Children living in poverty in India seldom receive presents at Diwali, for Christmas or on their birthdays. RTU buys gifts for as many children as possible to help them celebrate a festival or to mark a special day. Please click on the picture for more information about what the value of this gift will buy. Read more

Hand made embroidered note cards

£4.00

Pack of 5 assorted hand made embroidered note cards, with envelopes. These very special cards are hand-stitched on handmade paper by RTU foster mothers. The beautiful designs include swans, doves, butterflies, peacocks and flowers. Read more

Two Wise Men on an Elephant

£3.50

Pack of 8 cards, with envelopes. Message inside reads 'Season's Greetings'. Each card measures 15cm x 15cm. This bright design is from a batik made at one of RTU’s training workshops. Read more

Child's Nativity Scene

£3.00

This card has been drawn by one of the children living in one of the Children’s Villages at RTU. Pack of 8 cards, with envelopes. Message inside reads 'Wishing you a joyful Christmas and a Happy New Year'. Each card measures 10.5cm x 15cm. Read more

Colourful India Christmas cards

£3.50

We all need a bright and colourful Christmas!  Why not choose a Christmas card with a difference?!  It comes in packs of 8 cards, with envelopes and the message inside reads 'Season's Greetings'. This bright design with 9 different pictures were all taken at or around RTU. The middle scene is a nativity scene. Read more

Dove Christmas cards

£3.50

Pack of 10 cards, with envelopes. Message inside reads 'Season's Greetings'. Each card measures 15cm x 15cm. This bright design is from a batik made at one of RTU’s training workshops, which are currently run to help women develop tailoring skills to help boost their household income. Read more

Nativity Christmas cards

£3.50

Pack of 8 Christmas cards, with envelopes. Each card measures 15 cm x 15 cm. This bright new design is from a batik made at one of RTU’s training workshops. Read more

Madonna and Child Christmas cards

£3.00

New colour for 2021! The beautiful image of Mother and Child is from a batik made at one of RTU’s original training workshops for people with leprosy. Now, mobile training workshops are run so that women in rural villages are equipped with tailoring skills to help them boost their household income. Pack of 10 cards, with envelopes. Message inside reads 'Wishing you a joyful Christmas and a Happy New Year' Read more

Empowering women - training in tailoring

£20.00

This gift will pay for two women in South India to receive training in tailoring skills and receive an accredited qualification, enabling them to find paid work and set up their own businesses. All our virtual gifts come with a special card for you to personalise for the recipient. Please click on the picture for more information about what the value of this gift will buy. Read more

Give a school starter pack

£25.00

This gift will buy a uniform, school bag, notebooks and pens for a child at the beginning of a new school year or starting school for the first time. 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 the value of this gift will buy. Read more

Indian Star Lanterns

£3.00

New card for 2021! Many colourful star lanterns are used as decorations in India during festivals and over Christmas and New Year. Read more

Give the gift of an education

£30.00

This gift will pay for education for a child for one year at an RTU balwadi (pre-school) in South India. 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 the value of this gift will buy. Read more

Hand-loomed bags

£4.50

These hand-woven bags are produced by local village women at the weaving company on RTU premises. Made of fine organic cotton, they are available in 4 different colours. They would make an ideal gift for friends. You would also be helping to support local women in employment Read more

Child's Nativity Drawing

£3.00

New for 2021! This card was drawn by one of the children raised in one of the Children’s Villages at RTU. She is one of the older girls in our care now and we are currently sponsoring her through college Read more

Winter scarf in red and navy

£12.00

New this year, this beautiful hand-woven scarf is produced by local village women at the weaving company on RTU premises. It is made of fine organic cotton, is very light and vibrant, and would match any outfit Read more

Organic cotton tea towels in red and beige

£5.00

These hand-loomed tea towels made at the weaving company on RTU premises come in a packs 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

Sophisticated scarf

£12.00

New this year, this scarf has grey and white panels, with a red, navy and black trim. It is hand-woven by local village women and is made from 100% organic fine cotton giving it a lovely, soft feel. Read more

Organic cotton scarf in blue/natural

£8.00

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

Organic cotton scarf in grey, cerise and lime

£12.00

This hand-loomed scarf is produced by local village women at the weaving company on RTU premises. It is made of fine organic cotton, and the cerise/lime colours are a bright and vibrant combination to liven up any outfit Read more

Two Wise Men on an Elephant

£3.50

New colour for 2021! This bright design is from a batik made at one of RTU’s original training workshops for people with leprosy. Pack of 8 cards, with envelopes. Message inside reads 'Season's Greetings'. Each card measures 15cm x 15cm Read more