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Everything we do starts with your kind support

We are dedicated to making Addenbrooke’s even better in every way. And we rely entirely on the funds we raise through patients and their families, businesses, philanthropic individuals, charitable trusts and foundations to do just that.

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We fund

new services and facilities for the benefit of patients and their families.

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We enhance

existing services to levels over and above those that could be achieved through NHS funding alone.

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We support

the research and innovation that drive improvements to healthcare, through pump-priming grants and bridging funding gaps.

Fundraise with us

People like you can help ensure that the care provided continues to be of the highest level and that patients and their families will benefit for years to come.

There are many ways that you can lend your support, from making a donation, leaving a gift in your will, attending an event, giving in memory of a loved one, volunteering your support, shopping in our online shop or by organising your own fundraising activity. The possibilities are endless!

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Latest News

Loss of 8-year-old Emily drives nature-inspired improvements for patients at Addenbrooke’s

A family from St Albans have turned the love for their 8-year-old daughter, Emily, who sadly passed away, into a lasting legacy which will benefit other patients at Addenbrooke’s Hospital.

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Transplant pioneer, Sir Roy Calne, has sadly died

Sir Roy saved many lives and touched many families through his innovative transplant work

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Fundraising Campaign for Cambridge Children’s Hospital passes halfway mark

ACT supporters have donated and pledged an astonishing £31.7m of the £56m raised so far - helping to take the campaign well past the halfway point of the £100m target.

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Upcoming Events

TTP Cambridge Half Marathon 2024

  March 3, 2024 - 9:30 am     Cambridge

We would love you to join Team Addenbrooke’s and take part in this fantastic local event for your local hospital.

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Run a marathon for ACT in 2024

  March 10, 2024     Across the UK

Training, fundraising for and running a marathon for charity is a great achievement. Whether it’s your first marathon or one of many, ACT will be here every step of your 26.2 miles.

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TCS London Marathon 2024

  April 21, 2024     London

Run for Team Addenbrooke's in the TCS London Marathon 2024

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It’s all thanks to you!

With the kindness of generous donors and supporters like you, we’re helping to make our world class hospital even better.