Cascade funds student-led projects around the world, and with their help we've created 'Re-covered' - a project that has had a massive impact on the local community

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The Detecting Early Cancer project could be the first in the world to develop blood tests that effectively detect early breast and bowel cancer

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Impact: The Nottingham Campaign

  Help us raise £200 million or become one of our 1,000 volunteers

Find out more about our projects 


Our vision

Make an Impact v intrans  to use world-leading research to change lives; to develop bold and brave thinking to tackle global issues; to empower students to excel, help communities and shape the future

Together, we can change lives at Nottingham and around the world



Meet some of the people working on and benefitting from the Impact Campaign. From student-led projects to world-leading medical research and lots more in-between, this is just the beginning.


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Our progress so far

With your help we've raised
and are working with 
volunteers who are supporting our projects

Our projects

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  From Detecting Early Cancer to Dementia Research and student focused projects like Nottingham Potential and Cascade, change is happening - right here, right now.

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How you can help

By making a donation or getting involved in one of our volunteering opportunities, you can help us make a real difference.



Other ways to get involved

Whether you’re fundraising on our behalf or sharing our project news with friends and family on social media, there are lots of fun and creative ways to show your support!