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October 2010

Oasis Media has been offering ongoing fundraising consultancy services to the Association of Christian Counsellors (ACC). It has aso been supporting ACC in maximising use of its website to connect with key audiences; developing new communications tools for its pastoral care activities and raising the profile of its events and activities around the UK, including its forthcoming bi-annual national conference and training event, to be held 27-30 January 2011. For more details, please visit: www.acc-uk.org

 

September 2010

Oasis Media gained front page and online coverage in Third Sector, as well as coverage by The Guardian's Public website and other specialist media outlets, for Skills -- Third Sector's report on volunteer management, which called for more training and development. We co-ordinated the writing of a sector-wide consultation into how the skills needs and priorities of third sector organisations could best be met.

August 2010

Oasis Media has been offering mentoring support to God's Grace Foundation - see www.godsgracefoundation.org

November 2009

OM is very pleased to have been working with SPAB for the sixth year in a row to raise awareness of National Maintenance Week. See our SPAB client listing.

October 2009

OM is delighted to be providing media consultancy to the UK Public Health Association (UKPHA) for its 18th Annual Health Forum to be held at the Bournemouth International Centre in March 2010 more....

September 2009

Members of the Oasis Media consultancy team win a six month contract to carry out the marketing, communications and media relations work for the new charity Skills - Third Sector more....

April 2009

Members of the Oasis Media consultancy team continue to work with The Reading Agency, the independent charity with a mission to inspire more people to read more. See our client listing for The Reading Agency.

March 2009

Oasis Media is delighted to once again have been hired to work with the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) on its 2009 National Maintenance Week awareness campaign, which will run from 20-27 November. See our SPAB client listing..

October 2009

OM is delighted to be providing media consultancy to the UK Public Health Association (UKPHA) for its 18th Annual Health Forum to be held at the Bournemouth International Centre in March 2010

In addition to our ongoing fundraising work for UKPHA we will be working to raise media awareness of this important event. Its theme will be Confronting the public health crisis: global issues and local action.

For more information on this work please see our client listing for UKPHA.

September 2009

Members of the Oasis Media consultancy team have won a six month contract to carry out the marketing, communications and media relations work for a new charity Skills - Third Sector.

Skills - Third Sector will provide the research, advocacy and training resources to support and build the capacity of all third sector organisations. It will perform many of the functions of a Skills and Learning Council for the Third Sector.

Over the next six months a team from Oasis Media will carry out the marketing, communications and media work to launch Skills - Third Sector and set the strategies and tools in place to carry this work forward.

For more information on this work please see our client listing for Skills - Third Sector.

April 2009

Members of the Oasis Media consultancy team continue to work with The Reading Agency, the independent charity with a mission to inspire more people to read more. The communications and marketing-related work they have been carrying out includes generating attributable quotes and "case study" stories from readers involved with a variety of Reading Agency projects, including the Summer Reading Challenge for children, HeadSpace for young people, the Six Book Challenge for emergent adult readers and the Chatterbooks network of children's reading groups.

 

This work is helping The Reading Agency to "put a human face" on the work it carries out, and to prove the life-changing results that engaging with reading can achieve.

For more information on this work please see our client listing for The Reading Agency.

March 2009

OM secures SPAB consultancy

Oasis Media is delighted to once again have been hired to work with the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) on its 2009 National Maintenance Week awareness campaign, which will run from 20-27 November. Oasis Media consultants will once again be working to generate regional radio and newspaper coverage for SPAB's key maintenance messages. This follows a very successful 2008 regional media campaign.

For more information on this partnership please see our SPAB client listing.

December 2008

Approved consultancy status for fifth year in a row

Oasis Media is delighted to have been awaded approved consultancy status from the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) for the fifth year in a row.

The NCVO assesses all organisations applying to be in their directory and only those that meet their guidelines are accepted.

 

October 2008

Events management and media consultancy services

Thomas Pocklington Trust’s 50th anniversary year has featured a very active programme of celebrations over recent months, for which Oasis Media has delivered hands-on event management and media consultancy services. Events have included:

  • a tree planting ceremony and garden party led by BBC Radio 4 In Touch presenter Peter White at the Pocklington House specialist residential care home in Northwood, Middlesex for older people with sight loss
  • the formal opening by marathon runner “Blind Dave” Heeley of Pocklington Place, Birmingham’s first extra care sheltered housing scheme for people with sight loss
  • an open day at the Pocklington Resource Centre, Stourbridge attended by service users and local dignitaries

These events have provided important networking and profile-raising opportunities for Thomas Pocklington Trust. Media coverage has been secured in outlets as diverse as Caring Business magazine and website; Insight Radio for blind and partially sighted listeners; the Ealing Gazette and Wolverhampton  Express and Star newspaper and the Inside Housing website.

For more information about our work with the Thomas Pocklington Trust.


 

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August 2008

Business development and fundraising advice

Oasis Media Consultants Nick Turner and Monica Hartwell have been working with EMACA (East Midlands African-Caribbean Arts) helping them develop a cohesive, sustainable business plan, incorporating a complementary marketing and fundraising strategy. The project, funded by an Arts Council grant, is enabling EMACA to sustain its commitment to providing opportunities for African Caribbean artists and performers to exhibit their work, whether in galleries, community centres, public spaces and on tour throughout the East Midlands, affirming and celebrating the distinctive cultural identity that links people of African-Caribbean descent.

June 2008

Oasis Media is delighted to be working once again with Thomas Pocklington Trust

Oasis Media consultants will be providing
event management and media services in relation to Thomas Pocklington Trust's 50th anniversary programme of events which will include,  on 1 October 2008, the hosting of a national lighting and design seminar.

For more information on thiswork please see our client listing for Thomas Pocklington Trust.

May 2008

Working with SPAB for another year

Oasis Media is delighted to once again have been hired to work with the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) to generate regional media coverage for its annual National Maintenance Week campaign, which for 2008 will run from 21 to 28 November. This follows the success of last year's campaign, which yielded regional print media coverage with an estimated reach of 18 million readers, plus regional radio coverage.

 

Februrary 2008

Fundraising and communications support

Oasis Media consultants have been providing fundraising and communications support to the British Institute at Ankara as it moves into its 60th anniversary year and engages with new audiences. 

For more information see the BIAA client listing.

 

January 2008

NCVO approval for fourth year in a row

Oasis Media is delighted to have been awarded NCVO approved consultancy rating for the fourth year in a row for our PR services.

The National Council for Voluntary Organisations assesses all organisations applying to be in their directory and only those that meet their guidelines and receive satisfactory references are accepted.

January 2008

Oasis Media secures BBC radio coverage for ACC

Oasis Media has recently successfully secured a series of BBC Radio 4 regional radio interviews for spokespeople from the Association of Christian Counsellors (ACC).

 

Topics covered have included dealing with bereavement and loss during the festive season, and the current under-funding of counselling provision in the UK.

 

Oasis Media consultants have been working in the long-term to cement and grow the ACC’s reputation with radio media for providing authoritative comment on issues related to counselling and pastoral care. This has included media training for individual ACC spokespeople.

 

For more information about our work with the ACC.

November 2007

Oasis Media has once again gained extensive media coverage on behalf of SPAB

National Maintenance Week 2007 ran from 16 to 23 November, reminding anyone who looks after a building, regardless of its age, type or purpose, of the simple, achievable steps they can take to prepare for the worst that winter can bring. Oasis Media fulfilled its brief to generate widespread regional radio and newspaper interest on behalf of organisers SPAB (The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings) with very positive client feedback.

For more information on this partnership please see our SPAB client listing.

 

November 2007

The Reading Agency – five years old

Oasis Media successfully carried out the media work to celebrate The Reading Agency's fifth birthday on 8 November. A special event at London’s Royal Festival Hall saw the launch of The Reading Agency’s new visual identity, celebration of their major achievements in the fields of literacy and reading to date, together with major announcements regarding flagship activity into 2008 and beyond.

For more information on this work please see our client listing for The Reading Agency.

 

August 2007

Oasis Media presents our recommendations

Following an extensive communications audit for Saferworld, Oasis Media has now presented our recommendations many of which are now being followed through by the organisation.

For more information on this work please see our client listing for Saferworld.

 

August 2007

Oasis Media completes press and marketing campaign for First Response

Oasis Media has now concluded our press and marketting campaign for First Response which has resulted in some excellent raised coverage for their toolkit supporting practitioners who encounter children and young people who have been bereaved.

For more information please see our First Response to grief and loss client listing.

 

April 2007

Oasis Media to conduct communications audit for Saferworld

We are very happy to be conducting an internal and external communications audit for the independent non-governmental organisation Saferworld which campaigns against armed violence in developing countries.

For more information on this work please see our client listing for Saferworld.