Your incredible fundraising efforts will make a significant difference to the patients of Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie hospitals.  It’s thanks to people like you that we can save and transform lives every day, with cutting edge technology, pioneering research, specialist services and world-class facilities.

    Fundraising ideas

    Get started by picking an activity and thinking carefully about the date you choose. Weekends are usually best for the highest attendance, but Fridays are great for fundraising at work. And make sure you don’t clash with major holidays or events.

    Raise more online

    • Create a page easily at or
    • Set a target and increase it if you hit it early
    • Tell your story
    • Don’t forget to share photos, milestones and regular updates

    Use social media

    • Share your event and link to your online giving page
    • Encourage your followers to share
    • Ask for donations at the end of the month – it’s payday!
    • Tag us on and tweet us at @actcharity

    Use local digital & print media

    • Keep it short and snappy and include photos
    • Include some quotes from those involved
    • Make sure you answer Who? What? Why? When? Where? How?
    • Mention that you’re raising money for ACT

    Supercharge your fundraising

    • Ask your employer about Matched Giving – it could double your fundraising!
    • Have a pub quiz or organise a raffle
    • Get people to sponsor you per mile
    • Don’t forget about Gift Aid

    For more information and help, request your free fundraising pack.

    Get involved


    If you have time to give there’s a rewarding volunteer role for you, helping us deliver compassionate care across Addenbrooke’s.

    Legacy Giving

    Leaving a gift in your will is easier than you think and will help transform care at Addenbrooke’s for generations to come.


    Work with our dedicated team to find the perfect fit for major donations in ground-breaking research, equipment and patient care.

    Corporate Partnerships

    Whatever your business needs and budget, we can create bespoke sponsorship and partnership opportunities that really make a difference.

    CUH staff

    CUH Staff

    We’re always looking for staff to help champion our work across the hospital, in wards, with colleagues, patients and families and to volunteer at ACT events.


    We can do so much more for patients at Addenbrooke's when you donate. 


    By becoming a Friend of Addenbrooke’s, you can make sure your local hospital continues to change and save lives.


    Our people

    ACT's team is committed to supporting and promoting Addenbrooke's and the Rosie hospitals, to help make a difference for patients, their families and staff.

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