Al Kinley

Digital Influencer


All posts by Al Kinley

"How much of my money do you spend on admin?"

"How much money do you 'waste' on admin?" It's a question that repeatedly appears in Oxfam's Facebook and Twitter feeds, our inbox and our letterbox. And for good...

Top 5 Paralympic Oxfam facts

The games are back! Following on from the sporting success of our Top 10 Olympic Oxfam facts, here are five tidbits of trivia about the Paralympic games: The Paralympics and Oxfam...

22,000 Oxfam volunteers: An Olympic effort

So the Olympics is all over (at least until the Paralympics!). Did you know that London 2012 is responsible for the biggest peacetime mobilisation of people since World War II - the 70,000 volunteers...

Olympics facts, fair food and flying fish: The latest blogs in brief

Did you know Trailwalker and Trailtrekker participants together walked a whopping 157,200 miles this year - nearly 20 times the distance the Olympic torch travelled before it reached the Olympic...

Top 10 Olympic Oxfam facts

Oxfam staff are as excited by the Olympics as the rest of the UK. You might be surprised by how much we and the sporting competition have in common. Here are our top 10 Olympic Oxfam facts! ...

Federer's win means £100k for Oxfam

What a showdown! Oxfam was torn throughout this year's Wimbledon final - we wanted a win for Britain, but we also had a sizeable vested interest in Federer taking home the trophy. ...

Why Oxfam's rooting for Roger Federer: there's £100,000 in it

Oxfam's rooting for an Andy Murray-Roger Federer final Wimbledon this year. Here's why. Charities are known for receiving strange gifts in people's Wills, and Oxfam is no exception. ...

Your top comments this week 15 June 2012

Last week we kicked off our latest "See for yourself" recruitment: Oxfam ‏@oxfamgb Do your friends, family & colleagues want to see how £3 per month can change lives? Ask them...

Samuel Beckett book will raise €10,000-odd for Oxfam

Beckett first edition to raise charity cash Thanks to Rebecca (‏@IRC_Rebecca) for pointing this one out to us via Twitter: Book donated to  @OxfamGB turns out to be rare Beckett...

Your top comments this week: 8 June 2012

Your comments kicked off in style this week when notorious tweeter Stephen Fry and Ruby Wax visited an Oxfam bookshop and Stephen tweeted a request for more books: Sophie Bowell @stephenfry...