Longtime supporters of Oxfam's work know that we have a long and creative history of working with our global ambassadors, Coldplay. This week, we've taken this collaboration to new creative heights with the announcement of a crowd-sourced project that asks fans of the band to contribute to a video highlighting the global injustice of land grabs. Every two days, an area of land the size of Chicago is sold to foreign investors in developing...
Are you looking for events, management or charity experience? We're now accepting applications for our fantastic Oxjam internships (Regional Support Executives).
This is a great opportunity for ten exceptional candidates from across the country to play a crucial role in the running of the UK's biggest music festival. You will need to be committed, reliable and able to work on your own initiative. You will be leading a team...
Here's Hot Chip's Alexis proudly displaying his new Dolly Parton record. Alexis bought it from our Oxfam Dalston shop and played it as part of Hot Chip's set to launch Oxjam 2012. Their set was made up entirely of music they'd found in the shop that afternoon. Amazing.
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Photo: Dan Medhurst
Our October music festival, Oxjam - which sees volunteers organise gigs across the UK - launches next week with a series of intimate gigs (24-27 September). And you could be there!
Q music magazine is giving away two tickets to each of the gigs in the Dalston Oxfam Shop.
The full line-up is:
Graham Coxon, Theme Park (acoustic set), plus support (24 September)
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs...