The Christie are an Official Charity Partner for the UKFast City of Salford 10k yet again!
The Christie charity provides enhanced services over and above what the NHS funds to help people suffering with Cancer. Gifts from the public make a huge difference to the care and treatment that The Christie is able to provide to their patients and their families.
We are delighted to announce that The Christie are again an Official Charity Partner for the UKFast City of Salford 10k.
Aislinn Walsh, Sporting Events Fundraising Co-Ordinator at The Christie commented:
“We are delighted to once again be one of the official charity partners for the 2018 UKFast City of Salford 10k and are excited to be part of this event for the third year running. We look forward to welcoming as many runners as possible to join Team Christie and through their fundraising, helping to make The Christie the exceptional place it is for our cancer patients and their families.”
Last year, participants taking part in the UKFast City of Salford 10k raised £20,790.00 for the Christie Charity. Donations like these allow The Christie to fund both new developments and redevelopments so they can advance the care they give to patients. The donations also help fund crucial new research projects and buy specialist equipment which ensures The Christie are always at the forefront of scientific breakthroughs and developments.
The Christie charity is committed to revolutionising the fight against cancer by funding world reaching research, treatment and care, education and additional support services.
As a dedicated charity, they focus on developing four main areas that make up The Christie:
Providing the best treatment and care for their patients
Increasing their understanding of cancer through education
Using clinical trials and research to make major breakthroughs
Helping patients and their families by offering extra support
The money you raise at the UKFast City of Salford 10k will make a tremendous difference to the lives of cancer patients and their families right here in the North West and across the UK. By supporting our world-class research programmes, you’ll be helping to save lives for generations to come.
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