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Our donors and supporters

ACT would like to acknowledge all those who have so generously contributed to help us make our amazing hospitals even better.

The supporters below have made a significant impact across our hospitals by giving £10,000 and above to help support innovation, medical research, patient treatments, care, ward refurbishments and cutting-edge equipment. By naming them, we want to express our sincere thanks to them for enabling Cambridge University Hospitals to remain at the forefront of exceptional patient care.

In addition to all these names listed, we would like to extend our sincere thanks to all the patients, their friends, and families; all businesses – large and small; and all those schools, community groups, fundraisers and volunteers who support our wonderful hospitals, day in and day out. They all come together to create the most wonderful community, in support of our amazing hospitals.

Lastly, special thanks must also be given to all our NHS colleagues who have demonstrated and continue to demonstrate acts of incredible kindness in caring for us and our loved ones during this unprecedented time. We give thanks also to the support staff working behind the scenes; all in the fight against coronavirus


Individuals and fundraisers

Below is a list of individuals who have made a significant personal contribution to our hospitals:

  • Mr John Collins
  • Mr Richard and Mrs Rhian Dean
  • Mr Richard Dunn
  • Mr Peter Pemberton and Family

Below lists those fundraisers and groups that have generously fundraised £10,000 or above in 2020.

  • Hewitsons Charitable Trust – Chariots of Fire 2019
  • Leann Jolly
  • Oxbridge Students Parents Group 2020
  • Team Max
  • The May Week Mega Event Committee 2020
  • Christopher and Penelope Walkinshaw

Corporate partners and supporters

We would like to extend our thanks to all those businesses and all their staff who helped fundraise throughout 2020. Listed below are those corporate partners who helped us fund new staffing posts, ward refurbishments and patient care. Through their support and many gifts in kind they helped us provide care packages for our hardworking NHS Heroes:

  • ARM
  • Amazon
  • Amazon Logistics
  • Cambridge Commodities Ltd
  • Cheffins
  • Microsoft Research Ltd
  • Redrow Plc
  • Team Consulting

Trusts and foundations

Those listed below have played a significant role in helping Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals remain at the forefront of patient care, innovation and medical research.

  • The ALBORADA Trust
  • The Childwick Trust
  • The Evelyn Trust
  • Forster Foundation
  • Garfield Weston Foundation
  • The Illumina Foundation
  • The Lisa Wiles Red Wellies Brain Tumour Support Fund
  • Morrisons Foundation
  • Cambridge/Kings Lynn branch of the National Federation of Retail Newsagents
  • NHS Charities Together

Special recognition

In addition to all those listed above we would like to celebrate those contributors who have made significant and special gifts that have impacted the Hospitals over 254 years:

  • Dr John Addenbrooke
  • Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cancer Scanner Appeal Committee
  • Dame Mary Archer DBE
  • The Rt. Hon The Lord Archer
  • Mrs Hannah Bonnett
  • Mr John Bowtell
  • Mrs Emmeline Waley-Cohen
  • Professor Adrian and Mrs Anne Dixon
  • Mrs Kathleen Douty
  • Mrs Elizabeth Goode
  • Mr Joseph Merrill
  • The National Institute for Health Research
  • Mr Harris Norman
  • Mr Robert William Osborne
  • Lord Peckover
  • The Pemberton Family Charitable Trust
  • Sir David Robinson
  • Royal Voluntary Service
  • Mr Charles Usher

ACT would also like to thank all those supporters that wish to remain anonymous.

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