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Two Baby Goats

Give two baby goats to a family to raise, and supplement their income by providing milk, cheese and meat. When they grow up the the goats can be bred and sold.

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"Having goats has changed my life, I can now pay the school fees for my 3 children and feed my family.” - Shonani, Zimbabwe.

Life in rural Zimbabwe can mean living with little food and an uncertain future. People living with a disability or the loss of the family breadwinner face even greater difficulties.

The gift of two baby goats can make a world of difference for a family in rural Zimbabwe who are facing these difficulties. Livestock such as goats increase the income of poor families in Zimbabwe, and help people with disabilities become financially independent. Goats can be sold to supplement household incomes when crops fail, and provide financial security. Goats are tougher than cattle, and when these babies grow up they can be bred and their kids sold to raise money when school supplies or medicine are needed.  

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