Since 1974, we have been working with volunteers to create awareness of hunger and inequality. Oxfam Hunger Banquets give you the opportunity to make a difference, both locally and globally. They are volunteer-led interactive events that bring statistics about poverty to life. Guests randomly select tickets matching real people who are high-, middle-, or low-income earners, demonstrating that where you end up is all in the luck of the draw.
How can you host your own Oxfam Hunger Banquet®?
You will find resources to help you plan and execute your own Oxfam Hunger Banquet® event below. Simply download our toolkit, register your event, and download our digital promotional materials.
Start here: download our toolkit
Use our step-by-step planning guide, suggested script, insider tips, and much more to get your Oxfam Hunger Banquet® event off the ground! We've updated the toolkit with new information for 2022.
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Thank you for letting us know about your event! Don’t forget to use our toolkit to plan your event.
If you sign up to get the toolkit above, you will receive periodic updates and communications from Oxfam.
Register your event and download free promotional materials
Let us know if you are hosting an Oxfam Hunger Banquet® event, so we can assist you with your needs. Then, take your event to the next level with our free materials, including a slideshow, Zoom backgrounds, customizable posters, social media shareables, and more!Register now and receive your free materials
Plan, publicize, produce
Following our toolkit and taking advantage of our free digital promotional materials will guarantee your event is a success. And don’t forget to spread the word on social media using #oxfamhungerbanquet.
Important info and frequently asked questions
How can I get in touch with an event specialist?
We’re here to help! Email us at [email protected]. Don’t forget to email us after your event to let us know how it went.
Where should I send donations?
Mail them to:
Attn: Hunger Banquet Team
77 North Washington Street
Boston, MA 02114
How should I brand my event?
Oxfam Hunger Banquet® is a service mark of Oxfam America. We ask that you credit Oxfam in the title of the event and in your promotion. For example, if Harvard University held a Hunger Banquet event, it should be named the Harvard University Oxfam Hunger Banquet, not the Harvard University Hunger Banquet. Questions? Check out our licensing agreement. For inquiries and permissions requests, contact [email protected].