Putting our region's cancer needs first

What Your Money Has Achieved

For a relatively small charity, we have had a huge impact on the causes, care and cure of cancers specifically affecting our region.



Over £40 million
Since 2000 we have invested over £40 million in life-saving research.


7 patents
Since 2000 our research has led to 7 pending patents and licences which could pave the way to new discoveries which may improve the outcomes of patients.


23 countries, 4 continents
NWCR funded researchers collaborate across the globe in 23 different countries- spreading their knowledge worldwide.


Over 30,000 People
Engaged directly with over 30,000 people as part of our cancer prevention work. 


Leveraged Additional Funding 
For every £1 we invest into cancer research, we are able to leverage an additional £8 into the region.