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Buy Addenbrooke’s a Robot – take part in a challenge

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Addenbrooke’s Charitable Trust has launched an appeal to raise £1.5m for a new surgical robot for Addenbrooke’s Hospital and we need your help.

It costs approximately £1,000 per patient to provide robot-assisted surgery. That’s why we’ve launched our 1000 challenge.

Will you take the Addenbrooke’s 1000 Challenge and raise £1000?

Come up with something that you can do 1,000 times and raise at least £1,000. It could be running or cycling 1000km, walking 1,000 steps in your lunch hour for a month, baking and selling 1,000 cupcakes or giving up something for 1,000 hours (42 days). The only limit is your imagination!

How to get involved

1. Register by filling in the form below for the 1000 Challenge and claim your limited edition ‘Buy Addenbrooke’s a Robot’ T-shirt.
2. Choose your Addenbrooke’s 1000 Challenge –Check out some of our ideas here!
3. Create a JustGiving page and start collecting donations from your family and friends.
If you have any queries please do get in touch. The team would be more than happy to help. Email

Or if you would like to take part in another challenge to help us reach our target, visit our events page.

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Just by taking part in one of our fundraising events, you’ll be helping to transform patient care at Addenbrooke’s. And with a wide range of exciting events to choose from, you’re sure to find something to inspire and challenge you, while generating much-appreciated funds.


Did you know you can join our Facebook Fundraising Group and hear more about upcoming events and fundraising tips and tricks?

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