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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.

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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

Family donates £10 million to the new Cambridge Children’s Hospital

Brad Jones and The Julius Jones Trust continue their generous support of children's services at Addenbrooke's.

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Diwali celebrations at Addenbrooke’s

Thanks to our supporters, we're delighted to have been able to support Addenbrooke's Diwali celebrations, also known as the 'Festival of Light'

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Addenbrooke’s arts team scoop national award for work on cancer care

CUH Arts, Cambridge University Hospitals’ arts-in-health programme, has claimed a prestigious national healthcare award for its work on exploring the role of arts and culture in cancer care environments.

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Addenbrooke’s becomes first NHS hospital to use AI cancer treatment thanks to ACT supporters

Addenbrooke’s has become the first NHS hospital to use thermal ablation (hot needle treatment) to destroy life-threatening tumours in one go, including hard-to-reach cancers.

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Upcoming Events

‘Candles at Christmas’ 2023

  December 7, 2023     Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

Join us to remember your loved ones this Christmas

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Brooke Bear’s Christmas Party 2023

  December 11, 2023

Brooke’s official party is on Monday 11 December, but you can celebrate whenever suits you best!

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Charity skydive for Addenbrooke’s

  January 1, 2024     UK wide

Take your fundraising to epic new heights! Sign up with Team Addenbrooke's today and skydive to help make our hospitals even better!

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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.