Since August 2009 Wallingford has two Oxfam Shops, the new shop is in the High Street and sells clothing, accessories, homeware and Fair Trade products. The Books and Music shop is located in St. Mary's Street, this shop has a large variety of books, vinyl records and CDs. The Books and Music shop also specialises in stamps, coins and ephemera. Our specialist team of volunteers spend many hours working through donations, sorting and pricing suitable stock for the shops. We also have a volunteer team who list and dispatch selected products on the online shop. If you are computer literate and live in or around the Wallingford area we are always looking for new volunteers to join our existing team.
Oxfam shops are always delighted to accept donations of quality undamaged items that you no longer want. Our shop teams are trained to make as much money as possible from your generosity to fund Oxfam's poverty busting work around the world. Items that sell particularly well are current fashion trends, quality paperback fiction and all accessories. And Oxfam is unique in that any textiles that are not sold via our shops are sent to our Wastesaver recycling plant to ensure we make as much money as possible from your generosity.
Volunteering with us is a challenging and rewarding experience. We have lots of opportunities and are always on the look out for passionate people to lend a hand.