eBay hosts online charity fest
India's e-commerce marketplace, eBay India, has announced the eBay for Charity Fest 2013 or www.ebay.in/charityfest for 'The Joy of Giving Week'. -
The eBay for Charity Fest 2013 showcases over 2000 products from more than 30 credible NGOs working towards various causes such as welfare for women, children, elderly, rural, health, education, employment and many more.
This online charity festival is available 24X7 until Oct 15. Consumers can shop from a wide variety of hand crafted products including bags, jewellery, dresses, skirts and sarees, home furnishings, stationery, watches and clocks among other products.
Deepa Thomas, eCommerce Evangelist, eBay India said, "The charity fest is a part of our sustained effort to support NGOs to raise funds and create awareness about the causes they stand for. This festive season we urge everyone to buy meaningful gifts by shopping to support causes close to their hearts, as every purchase not only brings happiness to the person you gift the product to, but also empowers many more people who benefit from your support."
(Posted on 12-10-2013)