Lorraine Rees

Community Fundraiser for Wales/Cymru

I work across Wales to develop community fundraising activity for Oxfam, with volunteers, companies, and groups.

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Photo credit :Yasmin, 5, with her mother and 6 siblings escaped the war in Syria, and they now live in a room in a rubble-strewn open car park in Qalamoun, Lebanon. They are some of the 50,000 refugees displaced by the Syria crisis that Oxfam are currently helping. Photo credit: Sam Tarling/ Oxfam.

Inspiring Oxfam Talk in Penarth

In just a week's time (Monday 17th June), Oxfam will be hosting an inspirational talk in Penarth. Our guest speaker Lydia Slack will be talking about her first-hand experience of Oxfam's...

Judith, a top-notch cellist, leads a music class for mums and babies.

A big "thank you" to our wonderful Get Together fund-raisers

Thank you to everyone in Wales who held an Oxfam Get Together to celebrate International Women's Day and raise money to transform the lives of women living in poverty around the world. ...

Staff from the Kidwelly Co-operative, Veronica German Dolen Cymru, Lorraine Rees Oxfam Cymru, Ashley Drake Cooperative

In a fantastic year of fundraising, The Co-operative in Wales raises almost £93,000 for Seeds of Hope

Following a fantastic year of fundraising, Co-operative food stores, pharmacies and banks across Wales have raised almost £93,000 for Seeds of Hope, a partnership between Oxfam and Dolen Cymru supporting...

Wales - playing a vital role to protect vulnerable communities and tropical forest

People in Wales can play a vital role in helping to protect one of the world's most vulnerable communities by raising funds for a unique Oxfam Cymru project - and every pound donated will be...

Oxjam Cardiff

Music lovers across Wales raise nearly £8,000

Music lovers across Wales have raised nearly £8,000 so far by taking part in this year's Oxjam music festival. Sara Williams, Oxjam co-ordinator said, "It's fantastic to see how...

Oxjam in Wales is taking off!

Oxjam is Oxfam's month long music festival taking place around the UK every October since 2006.  So far volunteers putting on these music events over the last 6 years have raised an astonishing...