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Oxfam Unwrapped News

December 13, 2012

Upper Moutere has once again been revealed as the country’s most generous town in Oxfam Unwrapped's Generosity List.

December 5, 2012

Local singer, songwriter and actor Bryce Langston has today released his new single ‘Not Christmas Yet’. And in the spirit of Christmas, 100% of iTunes sales in December 2012 will be donated to Oxfam Unwrapped.

November 7, 2012

With only four weeks ‘til Christmas, let Oxfam Unwrapped replace your gift-giving dilemmas with life-changing gifts great for family and friends, while you spend more time enjoying the great Kiwi summer. 

December 5, 2011

Oxfam has revealed New Zealand’s most generous towns in its first-ever Oxfam Unwrapped Generosity List. By looking at the numbers and locations of gifts given through the Oxfam Unwrapped appeal, the organisation has named the South Island town of Upper Moutere as the country’s most generous.

November 20, 2009

This Christmas, gift giving has never looked so good. Oxfam Unwrapped has created another fantastic range of gifts this festive season, which let you give something truly unique to your friends and family and most importantly something special to those people around the world who need it most.

December 10, 2008

International development agency Oxfam is bracing for a shortfall that could exceed $500,000 as a result of the global financial crisis and the fall in the New Zealand dollar. Oxfam recognises that these are difficult times for many New Zealanders, but is calling for generosity to be extended to those less fortunate than ourselves.  

November 11, 2008
Sick of giving socks and jocks for Christmas? Oxfam Unwrapped aims to solve your gift giving woes with 60 fantastic gift ideas that will not only make life easier for you this festive season, but also for those working their way out of poverty.
December 15, 2006

Chickens are flying high, once again leading the pack of Oxfam Unwrapped "funusual" gift ideas. Oxfam's catalogue of alternative gift ideas has given thousands of New Zealanders a feel-good way to get through the holidays: family and friends get a card while the actual gift goes to people in the developing world who need it most. From condoms to bikes to trees, there are dozens of other choices that will make a big difference.

December 8, 2006
After dancing about on thousands of New Zealanders computer screens this week it’s not surprising that Oxfam has a new leader in the race for Christmas number one - chickens have flown into the lead.
November 27, 2006

It has been an eventful week for Oxfam's funusual gifts, things are definitely heating up in the race to be number one.