Macmillan Cancer Support

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Macmillan Cancer Support

A charity founded in 1911 by Douglas Macmillan, which is the largest cancer care and support charity in the UK, providing medical, financial, emotional and practical help for people with cancer. Macmillan’s budget comes from legacies, corporate donations and fundraising activities and goes towards healthcare, dissemination of information, financial and emotional support and services and campaigning.
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Two particular groups who use the centre for the purpose of raising funds are the Macmillan Cancer Care Nurse and Cruse, the voluntary bereavement service.
The money raised will be split between the Young Farmers and their chosen charity for the year, Macmillan Cancer Care.
No flowers by request please, donations may be given to Macmillan Cancer Care, a donation box will be provided at the crematorium.
Many thanks also for the floral tributes received and donations to Macmillan Cancer Care and the Alzheimer's Society.
He said: 'The concert for Macmillan Cancer Care was a great success.
Pupils, who were allowed to wear casual clothes instead of uniforms for the day, each made a 50p donation to the Macmillan cancer care appeal for which the police will be raising funds on their run.
No flowers by request, donations if desired to Macmillan Cancer Care c/o Peter Grenfell Funeral Directors, Westfield House, Morpeth Road, Ashington, NE63 8PR.
Thanks also to those who gave donations to Macmillan Cancer Care.
Walkers supporting the appeal for the Macmillan Cancer Care unit at Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil, will wear T-shirts carrying a logo designed by Rosemary Lippard, 16, of Aberdare.
The money raised will pay for vital Macmillan cancer care services in communities across the UK, including Macmillan nurses and doctors, cancer care units, information for patients and their families and financial help for people with the disease.
The event, which took place on Friday at Berryleys in Keith, raised PS16,000 to be split between this year's chosen charities of farming charity RSABI and Macmillan Cancer Care.
Among the charities to receive donations from the band previously have been Macmillan Cancer Care, CHAS and Strathcarron Hospice.