5 ways to help the planet this Christmas

1. Give a planet-friendly gift

Will you include the planet on your Christmas list this year? Like the pandemic, climate breakdown affects the poorest and most vulnerable in our communities. By fighting to save the planet, we're also fighting to save all those who live on it.

So give the planet a helping hand this Christmas by making a donation to Friends of the Earth, either for yourself or as a gift to a loved one.

For each gift you'll receive a personalised e-certificate to share.

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2. Send an ecard

Do you want to spread some much-needed Christmas cheer to those you may not see this year? Put a smile on a loved one's face by sending them a paperless surprise.

You'll find a range of free designs for every special occasion in one convenient place.

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3. Join the global movement

A global movement of ordinary people is achieving extraordinary things in the fight to protect our planet.

We're facing a climate emergency, but together we can make sure real action is taken to protect our planet. Join as a member this Christmas and become part of the world’s largest environmental community.

Writing a Christmas wishlist by the fireplace
Christmas plastic free: decorations over a wooden background, including pine cones, pine leaves, dried orange and a miniature wooden Christmas tree

4. Have a planet-friendly festive season

Do you want to make your festive season that little bit more sustainable? Our handy guide has got you covered. We've come up with 21 tips to make sure Christmas doesn't cost the earth, including:

  • How to make sure your Christmas tree is sustainable
  • Ideas for planet-friendly gifts
  • Suggestions for DIY decorations

Christmas plastic free: decorations over a wooden background, including pine cones, pine leaves, dried orange and a miniature wooden Christmas tree

Our favourite eco-friendly tip

Give a gift to the planet this Christmas

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