Childhood cancer research

Our Research Studies

It is our primary aim to fund the most promising new childhood cancer research ideas in the North West. As a result of our funding researchers are able to obtain preliminary results to back up their ideas, which they can then use to secure large-scale funding from the big cancer research charities and pharmaceutical companies. Each year, […]

10 Sep 2018
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia

Daniel’s story

Hi I’m Daniel. I am now 32 years old and was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL) when I was three years old in December 1989. Being so young at the time, I don’t really have many memories of that period of my life. I just remember being in hospital a lot around the age […]

12 Nov 2018
charity Christmas concert

Charity Christmas Concert

Come along to a lovely charity Christmas concert hosted by the fabulous Altrincham Concert Orchestra and you’ll be supporting vital childhood cancer research. The event will take place on Saturday 8th December at 3pm at the Altrincham United Reformed Church. You’ll be entertained with a host of Christmas favourites as well as sing-a-long carols, refreshments […]

09 Nov 2018
alcohol-free fundraiser

Alcohol-free fundraiser for Kendra

Kendra Haigh started this year with a goal of staying alcohol-free for as much of 2018 as she could. Her aim: to help raise money for childhood cancer research in memory of five-year old Joshua McCormack. She stayed alcohol-free for a very long eight months and raised a fantastic £300, despite having a very tough […]

31 Oct 2018
legacy donations

Mrs Mary Smith leaves lasting legacy

We give our sincerest thanks to the late Mrs Mary Smith of Paisley, and her family, for her extremely generous legacy donation of £12,805. This is an amazing amount to leave to children’s cancer research and will make a huge difference to the innovative research projects we fund. Legacy donations really do make all the […]

15 Oct 2018