Happy father’s day to all the fathers out there. Rather than give your dad or granddad consumerist goods that are bad for them and the planet why don’t you think of making a donation to the charities supporting refugee families in the Middle Eastand Europe?
Michael Nolan has created a Facebook group suggesting that lotto winners should contribute some of their winnings to charities helping the refugee families. Nice touch.
And there are these charities or organisations who provide aid to the area:
There are also a number of grassroots projects, from people driving to Calais with sleeping bags, to kids buying books to send to refugee camps. Check out JustGiving in the UK and Givealittle in NZ and see what takes your fancy to support.