The latest Christian Aid news and supporter stories from Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Oxfordshire.
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December 2016: get your buckets ready to fundraise for Christian Aid through supermarket and train station collections.
As Christmas gets closer, how will we prepare?
Refugees on the Serbia-Macedonia border are helped by Christian Aid
The ninth annual Oxford Big Christmas Sing hits the high spot
The church's pledge to give Christian Aid 5% of local fundraising for its building project tops £21,000 over seven years
Thank you to Christian Aid collector Colin for over half a century of support!
Witney residents, together with representatives of Christian Aid, voiced their support for clean, renewable energy
Christian Aid's Oxford office is moving down the road
Christian Aid trustee Paul Spray chooses aptly named Munro for challenge
A reflection from Joey Knock, Regional Coordinator for Essex
Jess reflects on seven years with Christian Aid
Eight-year-old Emily finds a new way to inspire help for flooded families
The Big Brekkie came to Bedford
You were absolutely brilliant in Christian Aid Week 2016!
Save with Investing Ethically and save lives too
Rowan Williams shows us how to love every neighbour in Christian Aid Week 2016
Quiz and a fish and chip supper are a strong fundraiser
Get your story in the local media - publicise your event and share your story
Super Soup Lunch and Cake Sale raised more than £600!
Supporters go over the top for Christian Aid
Keen cyclist Nick Simon is cycling over 8,000 miles through Africa to raise funds for Christian Aid
Carols, mulled wine and lifesaving nets spread hope in Windsor.
More than 500 primary school singers raised the rafters for Christian Aid
Shelswell Benefice meal proved a great success for Burkina Faso project
St Luke’s Sevenoaks Junior Church brilliant fundraising for Christian Aid Week.
Jo Cordell is joining us in Oxford and has just graduated from Durham in Archaeology and Anthropology.
Twenty-nine brave people aged 11-77 raised more £7,000 abseiling down the historic bell tower.
Churchmead staff and students join forces in a week-long fundraising push!
May 2015: thank you for all you did in Christian Aid Week 2015!
16 March 2015: a group in their 70s were among those who abseiled down a church to raise money for Christian Aid.
Radley School students, keen supporters of Christian Aid, have raised £2,000 this year.
Shilton Baptist Church raises more than £200 for our Christmas Appeal with its monthly lunch event.
Oxford couple brave North Sea on Boxing Day to raise funds in support of our work.
Relationship with Oxford church helps to raise tens of thousands for our work in Burkina Faso.
Christian Aid's Stephen Ngugi inspired local supporters during Advent.
October 2014: churches across the region take part in Hunger for Justice weekend to tackle climate change.
September: UK Aid is matching Christian Aid fundraising this Christmas – can you help us make the most of the opportunity?
Phil Evans, Regional Coordinator for Buckinghamshire is cycling 100 miles to raise money for Christian Aid .
In September, we welcome a new Christian Aid Collective intern to Oxfordshire.
Join us as hundreds of churches come together to urge politicians to take strong action on climate change.
Fantastic summer fundraiser at Bledlow Manor in Buckinghamshire raises more than £1,200.
Thank you for all you got up to for Christian Aid Week this year!
April 2014: Berkshire youth group raises an impressive £6000.
This spring we welcome Sarjon Toma from Iraq to the region to share stories of hope and transformation.
16 December 2013: £2,600 raised over two nights of festive singing.
25 October 2013: Oxford intern Amy Lockwood shares the work she has witnessed by our partners in Colombia.
October 2013: A chat at the school gate led a group of Hertfordshire mums to run the Royal Parks Half Marathon.
14 October 2013: working together to make sure small bees have a big impact on families in Ethiopia.
October 2013: a simple way to make a donation to Christian Aid this November.
17 September 2013: successful event sees 25 brave people abseil down church tower.
Christian Aid's team in Oxford welcome Adrian Whalley and Phil Evans.
June 2013: as G8 leaders meet this month, be part of the IF campaign and help tackle global hunger.
6 June 2013: it's Volunteers' Week so what better time to say thank you to all our amazing volunteers.
April 2013: Chris Bright reports on the wide-ranging activities he has been involved in as the Oxford intern.
7 January 2013: Chinnor Christian Aid Committee and Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway joined forces for an unusual carol concert!
5 December 2012 - Olympic medallist goes over the edge for Christian Aid.
5 November 2012: this month, a local Will Aid solicitor will write your Will and ask only for a donation to charity.
October 2012: Christian Aid supporters showed their solidarity with tens of thousands of landless poor people in India.
October 2012: supporters step on board the Tax Justice Bus as it rolls into the region and tick for tax justice.
September 2012: want to climb a mountain or test your stamina with a long distance walk? Are you a keen cyclist, runner or swimmer?
Christian Aid Week donations from the people of Beds, Berks, Bucks, Herts and Oxon have passed half a million pounds and currently total £665,133.59.
Harvest is a time to give thanks for Gods provision, but this year more than ever we have seen what damage the weather can do.
8 June 2012: congratulations to our three winners of this year's paper quiz in Beds, Berks, Bucks, Herts and Oxon. Answer sheet available here.
March 2012: six church leaders from across Beds, Berks Bucks, Herts and Oxon gather to discuss Christian Aid's tax campaign.
March 2012: Christian Aid in Oxfordshire hosts an evening of good food and inspirational stories from India.
March 2012: Windsor Christian Aid supporters hear first-hand account of Haiti earthquake.
March 2012: a group of brave and daring souls challenged themselves to abseil 74-foot down St Etheldreda’s Church in Old Hatfield.
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