When I send an additional gift, such as a birthday gift, how are those funds used for my child?

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Sarah Heacock Schreffler

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You will get a thank you with a list of what was purchased and (if over $60) a picture. Often kids get clothes and/or food with smaller amounts. My girl in UGanda got two sheep and a lamb plus a slip (undergarment for a skirt I think) with her birthday gift last year.

My girl in Rwanda got chickens
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Hi Nicole, 

As Sarah said, items really do depend on the amount you sent, where they live and what they may need at the time. You will receive a thank you letter though explaining how your gift was used, and again if you do decide to give more than $60, you will also receive a photo. :) I hope this helps!