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Support Oxford Twestival

  1. 1. SUPPORT US!<br />Support OXFAM!<br />
  2. 2. What is TWESTIVAL?Twestival (Twitter +Festival) is a global charity event organised by Twitter users to support local charities. <br />Above map from 1st Twestival, check: for current events!<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  3. 3. Who is behind TWESTIVAL?globally: UK:<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  4. 4. What is OXFORD TWESTIVAL?The First Oxford Twestival, in February 2009, was dedicated to Charity Water.We were entertained by the Funky Lammas and Ben Walker, author of Twitter Song.<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  5. 5. What is OXFORD TWESTIVAL?Now we&apos;re excited to bring together Oxfam - a groundbreaking global charity that was born in Oxford - with the Catweazle Club, a weekly event that has featured some of the city&apos;s best performance artists for the past 14 years, as well as local social media professionals and Twitter users, who collectively represent our community of modern thought.<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  6. 6. Who is behind OXFORD TWESTIVAL?<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  7. 7. Why OXFORD TWESTIVAL?We are meeting to collect money to support another water related cause – this time Oxfam’s water and sanitation project in Mali. We want to raise £1,000!<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  8. 8. Why this project?‘Project aimsThe project aims to improve the health ofapproximately 45,000 people. Using low-cost,appropriate technology, and working closely withcommunities and local authorities, we will:Improve access to clean, drinkable water with regularmonitoring to ensure water quality.-Improve sanitation facilities in the region’shealth centres.-Encourage safe practices through a large-scalepublic health and hygiene promotion campaign.-Enable community organisations and localauthorities to continue the development andmanagement of water and sanitation facilities andpublic health activities.’<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  9. 9. Why this project?<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  10. 10. So why OXFORD TWESTIVAL?Because it’s a great opportunity to spend an evening with local artists who also support the cause!<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  11. 11. Why OXFORD TWESTIVAL?Because it’s the best place to have fun and network with local business professionals at the same time!<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  12. 12. When and where isOXFORD TWESTIVALhappening?Join us on Sunday, September 13, 2009 at 7:00pm, at The Cape of Good Hope(1 Iffley Road, OX4 1EA).Find us NOW on-line on our blog, but also on Twitter, Facebook, FriendFeed, Upcoming, LinkedIn, SlideShare, Flickr and YouTube;)<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  13. 13. Why would I sponsorOXFORD TWESTIVAL?-To support local art and community of business professionals!-To be INVOLVED in this unique event!-To support our cause and save people’s lives! To support Oxfam’s work!-To MAKE A STATEMENT during this global event on your commitment towards changing the world into a better place!<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  14. 14. How can I sponsorOXFORD TWESTIVAL?-By donating items, services and experiences for the auction and raffle!-By donating your ideas!-By donating money we are collecting for Oxfam and helping us reach the first £1,000!<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  15. 15. How can I supportOXFORD TWESTIVAL?-Buy an #oxtwestival t-shirt!-Grab a charity ticket if you cannot make it on the 13th!-Grab a ticket and join us at Oxford Twestival!-Spread the word about us!<br />Check our blog for more info on the above!<br />Support OXFAM<br />
  16. 16. ContactOXFORD TWESTIVALContact us on Twitter (@oxtwestival), via e-mail ( or blogor search for &apos;oxtwestival&apos; tofind us online. <br />Support OXFAM<br />