Oxfam Action Corps - Minnesota

Blog URL: http://oxfam-mn.blogspot.com

Across the planet, over 2.5 billion people live in extreme poverty. Oxfam Action Corps - MN is non-partisan volunteer team advocating for lasting solutions to global poverty and injustice with grassroots action. It's a project of Oxfam America.

Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Tags: Oxfam, Climate Change, Fair Trade, Activism, Social Justice, Grassroots, Non-Partisan, Climate Justice, Volunteer

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Oxfam Action Corps 2012 Recruitment on Jan 20, 2012Hey Everyone, Oxfam America is currently recruiting new volunteers for 2012-2013. If you are interested in joining the Oxfam Action Corps please sign up and spread the word by February 14th at http://www.oxfamactioncorps.org. Join the Oxfam Act...



Wear a green scarf in solidarity with the women of Afghanistan on Dec 9, 2011Ten years into the war in Afghanistan, nearly half of Afghans live in poverty, while only one in five girls attends primary school. Despite the hardships, many Afghans young and old carry on with their lives, discuss, create, and imagine a better...



on Nov 23, 2011Say it with sweet potatoes - "don't uproot foreign aid!" Today and in coming days Congress is debating cuts to life-saving foreign aid, and Oxfam volunteer leaders are delivering petitions to save foreign aid to Senate offices along with an un...



on Sep 24, 2011Life-saving funding is on the line – and your call could be the one to save it.Congress is threatening to cut support for poverty-fighting foreign assistance, including for programs that: Feed more than 46 million of the world’s poorest people,...



on Sep 19, 2011MN 350 Moving Planet: Minnesota Minnesota Oxfam Action Corps is partnering with MN350 to organize Moving Planet, this year’s Global Day of Action.  Join with millions around the world on September 24th to call for bold action on climate ch...



Interactive Map: Food Price Spikes on Sep 4, 2011...