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Join our Poverty Busting team in the North in 2013

Would you like to become the Activism Assistant and join our poverty busting team? This fantastic role involves recruiting, training and supporting volunteers to join our campaigning...

Mums Matter to Mancunians

Do Mums Matter to Mancunians?  Of course they do, as volunteers from Manchester Oxfam Group discovered when they began to raise awareness of maternal mortality across the world. This exhibition...

Sponsorship with a Do-ifference

Tough Mudder Birthday I guess it was at some point in the middle of the summer we never had, that I decided to enter Tough Mudder; a mud-centric, water heavy 12 mile course strewn with troubling...

Warm atmosphere with delicious cakes and interesting debate about maternal health

Birth Rights Exhibition impressed Huddersfield – again!

  Every week, around 75 women in Ghana die because of complication during pregnancy and childbirth - and Midwifery society from the Huddersfield University decided to raise awareness...

Bonnie Wright Senegal

Expelliarmus Poverty

At the end of the international year of co-operatives, I went to the Manchester GMEX on Thursday 1st November to hear the 1.4 Billion Reasons presentation from Bonnie Wright, Harry Potter actress...

Bolton Group campaigning

Bolton Group at the Global Village

Taking to the Streets of Bolton Our group, (the Bolton Oxfam/World Development Movement group), had a stall at our local Global Village Market recently. The aim was to promote the Grow campaign...

Fashion Show

Fashion Show proves to be big hit with locals in Sutton Coldfield

A big well done to fundraisers in Sutton Coldfield for their Fabulous Fashion Show which raised an amazing total of £680! The Fashion Show showcased an array of vintage and renewed garments for both...

Sara Cox's pop up restaurant - success for GROW in the kitchen

Sara Cox cooked up a storm at a one night only pop up restaurant for Oxfam ...

Oxfam North September events

September will be a busy month for Oxfam in the north of England. We're looking forward to: Hearing about Jodie Sandford's experience of visiting Zimbabwe with Oxfam. Jodie...

Children on their way to school in Mali as part of a cross-border education programme

Help us celebrate your brilliant campaigning!

Now the Olympics are over we all need a bit of inspiration again. Something to celebrate. That's exactly what Oxfam wants to create - and we need your help to do it! ...

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