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Where your money goes

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

44p

emergency response

37p

development work

2p

campaigning for change

7p

fundraising costs

10p

support and running costs

On average for every £1 received by Oxfam, we invest 83p on our humanitarian, development and campaigning work. We invest 7p to raise further funds, and we invest 10p on support and running costs such as paying the salaries of staff who work all year round to deliver our work and who ensure we are effective and accountable. (These figures are taken from Oxfam GB's 2017/18 Annual Report.)

We understand that when you make a charitable donation, you want to know exactly where your money is going and we pledge to be clear and transparent when it comes to spending your contributions.

Oxfam's life-changing work would not be possible without generous people like you. We appreciate every single gift we receive and we work hard to ensure that not a penny is wasted in our fight to end poverty and injustice.

Our promise when you support Oxfam

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