Oxfam volunteer stories: Gail Thornthwaite

John Siddham on working with Gail Thornthwaite: Imagine having a volunteer who is there not just to perform routine tasks but also shares several common interests. Well, I was very fortunate to have had Gail Thornthwaite as one of my long-standing volunteers. Gail was in her late sixties when she commenced with me, and she […]

Water is life: Oxfam’s clean water projects around the world

It’s all too easy to forget what a miracle water is. With a water supply on tap, food can grow, and people can thrive. Over the past 5 decades, Oxfam has forged the way in water and sanitation provision. Our water engineers are renowned for their speed and efficiency, providing large-scale water supplies and disease-preventing […]

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