The National Emergencies Trust has launched an appeal for funds to help local charities. Some of the funds will be distributed through local Community Foundations.
OCF covid-19 response. A statement of reassurance from our CEO, Jayne Woodley as at 6pm 17th March.
Thank you to everyone who came to our Open Office at the end of February, as we celebrated community and 25 years of OCF. As part of the event, we asked ‘What does Community mean to you?’
We are delighted to welcome a new face to the OCF team, as Mackenzie Chapman joins us as Chief Operating Officer.
Thanks to generous donations from the public, trusts and businesses, matched by OCF, Oxford Homeless Movement successfully reached their Christmas match fund target of £150,000.
We were delighted to welcome HRH Duchess of Cornwall to Banbury on Wednesday, shining a light on its bid to become an age-friendly town. As part of her visit, the Duchess was presented with the newly commissioned Age Friendly Banbury badge by co-ordinator Bee Myson.
After more than four years as Chair of Trustees at OCF, John Taylor has decided to stand down at the end of this financial year, 31st March 2020.
More than 400 local projects across the UK working with some of society’s most vulnerable women and girls have received a much-needed funding boost from their local community foundation.
Over £150,000 has been raised for the homeless in a Christmas match fund appeal. All donations made to Oxford Homeless Movement between Sunday 1st December and Monday 6th January were doubled by OCF.
Wishing you a restful Christmas. Please note the OCF office is closed for the Christmas holiday, from Friday 20th December at 5.00 pm and re-opens at 9.00 am on Thursday 2nd January 2020.