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How we spend your money

For every £1 donated to Oxfam…

The people of Yemen need your help Rohingya Crisis Amina running from war You've been walking with millions Aid flies out to Haiti Aid flies out to Haiti Kenya: toilets lift threat of deadly disease Working with refugees in Serbia Campaigning for fair wages

When it comes to running a huge world-changing operation, we make every penny count.

44p
emergency response
37p
development work
2p
campaigning for change
10p
support and running costs
7p
fundraising costs

But what are support and running costs?*

  • Employing local staff worldwide - from finance experts to people who evaluate our work.
  • Warehouse costs, so we can store vital disaster response kit.
  • IT systems, to ensure we work efficiently.
  • Plenty more, from exchange rates when we buy foreign currency to VAT costs we can't claim back.

*All figures from our 2015/16 Annual Report

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