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  1. We are giving away a free dinosaur!

    We are giving away a free dinosaur!

    We are pleased to announce that Little Angels has now become a stockiest for Lanka Kade fair trade products.

    Lanka Kade specialises in high quality toys for children with fair trade values and exclusive designs.  All the designs are created in the UK and include chunky wooden jigsaws and multi ethnic handloom dolls.  Every product is hand made by skilled artisans in Sri Lanka to promote long term employment and independence. 

    The profits form Lanka Kade are used to fund the Lanka Kade Educational Foundation in Sri Lanka which supports a variety of projects in rural schools.  For example, in the four rural primary schools which are currently supported, every child is gifted with exercise books, pens and pencils.  Many students in these areas cannot afford these basic items and they are not supplied by the school.  The future of these children depends upon a good education for a route out of poverty. The Lanka Kade foundat

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  2. How it all began

    How it all began

    Little Angels was an idea which was born in January 2017.  It came as a result of my 20 years of teaching Primary school children and being asked the question from parents as to what they could do to help their children at home.  I thought that I could put together different collections which would benefit different skill areas such as fine motor skills, writing, maths etc. My major concern was that I was a teacher, not a business woman. How could I possibly make such a big jump and give up the job which I loved?  I first of all started by sourcing a few items and putting together some sample bags.  Now I needed some willing volunteers to test them.  My local preschool was very helpful in putting the word out and soon I had a group of marketing researches and their willing children. The feedback I got was so positive that it made me realise that Little Angels was potentially a very good idea.  So the work began in earnest, finding wholesalers, a website

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