Shop to support Ibba Girls' School

Buying FIGS merchandise allows you to bring a bit of South Sudan into your own home, or share it with a friend; connect with the work of Ibba Girls School through music or poetry, and support the education of girls in South Sudan.

The Gift of Education (Pre-Order)

Your gift will support the education of girls at Ibba Girls' School and share the warm feeling of making a positive, long-term difference.

Please note: this is a pre-order product. Gift certificates will be mailed as soon as possible, in time for Christmas!

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Digital Gift Certificate (Available Now!)

A digital version of the gift certificate, which can be emailed directly to the recipient.

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2021 Gift of Education

Christmas Cards

Friends of Ibba Girls' School Christmas cards are the perfect festive way to support and promote the education of the girl students in Ibba. Two designs are available to choose from: Festive Students, featuring Joyful, Jenty and Mercy (available 5 for £3.50); and Ibba Fabric, inspired by the design of a tailor in Ibba village (available 10 for £6).

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Your purchase of colouring pencils can give a girl the power to learn. Available at £4 per tube.


Zande the CD

To the people of South Sudan, communal singing is an essential part of life. You can now experience for yourself the joy of South Sudanese music through Zande the CD. Zande features 40 girls from Ibba School performing songs in both local languages and in English - these include London's Burning, Kookaburra, and a song composed by the girls themselves in honour of Bridget Nagomoro, the founder of the school.

Zande the CD can be yours today for £8 plus postage.

​Watch our promo video here:

Riding the Rainbow Poetry Collection

"Margaret is a traveller who, in the tradition of great poets, has an extraordinary gift for finding a visual image or a spoken phrase which somehow conjures up a person, a place, a culture, a moment in time." - John Benington

Long term supporter and trustee of FIGS, Margaret Eddershaw, wrote this collection of poems inspired by her travels in South Sudan and beyond. The book was published in 2015 in order to promote and raise funds for Ibba Girls School.

Riding the Rainbow costs just £7 including UK postage and packaging. You can order your copy here.

All of the proceeds go directly towards supporting the work of the school.

You might also like The Flickering Lamp, a collection of poems Margaret wrote (and performed in this video) to celebrate the bi-centenary of Florence Nightingale's birth:

Lydia Women's Co-operative Embroidery

Lydia Women’s Co-Operative is formed of fifteen women, brought together by membership of the Mother’s Union and love of their traditional embroidery. Working under the guidance of Asunta Abdallah Mbake, they are creating colourful bedcovers, large and small tablecloths, cushion-covers and aprons.

The project started in January, 2018 and is sponsored by a FIGS Trustee. As the project develops, it is intended that the women will teach embroidery at the girls’ school and have the opportunity to attend classes themselves.

Keep your eyes peeled: the Co-operative plans to sell its works in the UK and the women will receive all monies from sales.

For further information & a copy of the Lydia Catalogue contact Margaret Eddershaw at [email protected].

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