TORONTO, Feb. 2, 2012 /CNW/ - This Valentine's Day, show your love by
purchasing a UNICEF Survival Gift - www.unicef.ca/survivalgifts - a heart-warming present for you and your sweetheart, and a
life-changing gift for a child in need.
With 45 gifts in six categories - Health, Education, Water, Food, Play
and Emergency - Survival Gifts are the perfect present for the special
person in your life.
Once ordered, your item is shipped from UNICEF's supply warehouse
directly to a child or family in need, and you receive a card with
details of that gift to give to the special person in your life.
Show your love this Valentine's Day by sharing your heart not only with
your Valentine, but with a child in need.
Survival Gifts you can give this Valentine's Day:
Storybooks $23 - Books fuel a child's imagination. Give children the chance to read
and learn with your gift of local-language storybooks.
Vaccine Pack $40 - With this gift, you will come between children and deadly diseases,
ensuring more children have a chance to grow up. A critical pack of
three vaccines: 73 polio vaccines, 73 tetanus vaccines and 83 measles
Greatest Need Gifts $50 - With this gift, you'll play an invaluable role in bringing
life-changing nutrition, education and relief to the children who need
it most, wherever they are in the world.
Purchasing Survival Gifts helps UNICEF save millions of children's
lives. Last year generous Canadians helped reach children in 69
countries through Survival Gifts, and included one million packages of
anti-infection tablets, 10 million education items, and 100 million
doses of vaccine.
UNICEF is the world's leading child-focused humanitarian and development
agency. Through innovative programs and advocacy work, we save
children's lives and secure their rights in virtually every country.
Our global reach, unparalleled influence on policymakers, and diverse
partnerships make us an instrumental force in shaping a world fit for
children. UNICEF is entirely supported by voluntary donations and helps
all children, regardless of race, religion or politics. For more
information about UNICEF, please visit www.unicef.ca.
Image with caption: "Students hold-up their UNICEF-provided lesson books at a school in Yemen. This Valentine's Day, show your love by purchasing a UNICEF Survival Gift - a heart-warming present for you and your sweetheart, and a life-changing gift for a child in need. www.unicef.ca/survivalgifts (CNW Group/UNICEF Canada)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120202_C8759_PHOTO_EN_9538.jpg
SOURCE UNICEF Canada
For further information:
1 416 482-6552 ext. 8892