Gifts at Changing The Present


Congratulations! It's time to celebrate all you've accomplished, and to begin to plan your mark on the world.

Now you can express your passions and concerns, and help make the world a better place with a new kind of gift registry.

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See a sample registry



To Create a registry, login (or join), then go to the Registries tab on your profile page.

You can choose from over 1,500 donation gift opportunities:


Save An Elephant

One hour of research

$15 Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry Add this gift item to your shopping cart

Cure Cataracts

One operation in Ghana

$60 Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry Add this gift item to your shopping cart

Promote Tolerance

Workshop in a school

$40 Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry Add this gift item to your shopping cart


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