The girls were all from the lowest Dalit caste, but their education had filled them with ambition, self worth and hope for the future. Every child deserves that kind of start in life – and Oxfam Unwrapped gifts like desks and chairs, school equipment and even the school buildings themselves can provide this. And that’s why I am asking for us all to give these kinds of gifts this Christmas.
- Scarlett Johansson on the impact of the Oxfam Unwrapped campagin which she supports along with Minnie Driver and Ricky Gervais. The campaign encourages people to buy school books and other necessities, as well as animals, for people in the developing world in lieu of presents directly for their family and friends this holiday. Scarlett recently went to Uttar Pradesh in India to see the campaign in action.