Tag: Oxfam

Another Winner’s Tale: Camp Bisco

The winner of the Camp Bisco “Signs of the Times” contest tells how a little activist-networking landed her a chance to meet one of her favorite bands.

Posted in Music and Activism, HeadCount Community

Charity Concert a Success

“Binghamtronica” raised money for HeadCount and Oxfam America, was a night to remember.

Posted in Uncategorized, News

Electronic Music Festival in Binghamton to Benefit HeadCount and Oxfam

Binghamtronica, the first-ever electronic music festival in the Binghamton, New York area, will benefit HeadCount and Oxfam

Remember Haiti with this Radiohead Benefit Concert

Last January Radiohead organized a benefit concert that raised $572,754 for Oxfam, with tickets as expensive as $2,000. And now that concert is available to you by download or to watch instantly, here.

Posted in Human Rights, Music and Activism

New Pornographers and Oxfam team up to raise awareness on Gulf Coast distasters

Concerned over the waning media coverage of the disasters in the Gulf Coast, indie-rockers The New Pornographers teamed up with Oxfam to create a video to raise awareness.

Posted in Music and Activism, Gulf Coast Recovery

Interview: Oxfam’s Liz Lucas In Haiti

Providing water and preventing diarrhea is Oxfam’s main mission in Haiti right now, says Liz Lucas, the relief organization’s American press officer. And HeadCount is donating all money collected at shows through March 1 to Oxfam America’s relief effort in Haiti. (Learn more about how you can donate here.) Emergency-response organizations from around the world…