Oxford Community Action


We are throwing our annual, free Christmas lunch this Monday, 25 Dec – and you’re all invited! We know how hard this year’s Christmas is for many of our community […]

OX4 Food Crew Winter Appeal

The OX4Food Crew, our alliance of 9 local organisations, is launching a Winter Appeal to help its members cover their costs and continue to provide their services through the roughest […]

OCA Coffee

Come by our cafe every Monday to Thursday, 9-3 pm, Crowell Road, OX4 3LN, for delicious Routes Coffee. Curious how we learned to make americanos, cafe lattes, and flat whites? […]

Food Donation Heroes

We’d like to say a huge thank you to the Glympton Park Estate for the donation they made yesterday to support our work in fighting food poverty in Oxford. Sam […]

Bake Sale For GAZA

Our dear friends at Help The World Oxford a holding a bake sale to raise money for medical aid for Gaza TODAY from 12-3 pm in University Park near Keble […]

We will miss you so dearly, Makena

Two weeks ago, our longtime supporter and OX4 Food Crew superstar Makena Lohr finished her role as Communities Manager at Flo’s – The Place in the Park. We will miss […]

Meet Our Routes Coffee Machine

Are you ready for a feel-good coffee machine story? A few weeks ago, we had a problem. We wanted to open a café – but we had no coffee machine. […]

Oxford Scout Investiture

We’re finally finding the time to share with you one of our absolute highlights from the last few days. Two weeks ago, our scout group had their first ever investiture […]

One month of free meals

On Tuesday, we celebrated one month of free Tuesday lunches at OCA Kitchen community cafe. Over 200 (!) community members have joined us over the last four Tuesdays. We had […]

Isle of Purbeck Family Hike

Last Saturday, we headed back to Dorset for another of our monthly family hikes. We had a long walk (7.5miles!) around Studland, taking in some impressive views. Afterwards, we spent […]