Successful annual Telethon
24 September 2015
Thanks to the generosity of our alumni for supporting our annual Telethon which funds the Oxford Brookes Alumni Fund.
Telethon at a glance:
27 student callers in total
20 students (at a time) called for 96 hours over 4 weeks in May and June this year
1432 alumni were contacted
£76,674 was raised
Where does the money go?
It funds The Brookes Alumni Fund which supports postgraduate student scholarships, the Student Community Fund and OBSEA, and the Centre for Development and Emergency Practice (CENDEP) scholarships.
Last year the Brookes Alumni Fund awarded:
10 postgraduate scholarships
3 CENDEP scholarships
6 travel scholarships for CENDEP field trips
4 Student Community Fund projects
and gave financial support towards the OBSEA awards.
Student caller team in action