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Educational support for fundraising


Active global citizenship is about young people getting up and doing something about the issues they care about. Raising money can be a meaningful and important form of action, and can help young people become active global citizens in a range of ways.

The following downloads should help you ensure your learners reap the most benefits from their fundraising.

We also recommend that your school fundraise as part of Oxfam Water Week, which provides resources for learning and critical thinking, and allows funds to be directed to a specific project.


Unlocking the educational potential of fundraising activities

Guidelines for good practice in fundraising with young people. We recommend anyone supporting young people raising money read this short, but important advice.

Global learning and fundraising

Thinkpiece from Matt Jackson, former Head of Public Engagement at Oxfam.

Oxfam Fundraising Guide for Schools

This guide looks at good educational practice when fundraising at school, gives you practical teaching ideas, and highlights helpful teaching resources and further support.