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Poppy's Brave Battle

Poppy's Brave Battle
Description
Five-year-old Poppy McGill is on the road to recovery from a brain tumour thanks to a CBTRC clinical trial
Date:
01 May 2019

Beating breast cancer together

Beating breast cancer together
Description
Thanks to your support, we are working to find the next breast cancer research breakthrough sooner.
Date:
30 April 2019

You are helping students to save lives

You are helping students to save lives
Description
It's a Friday night in Nottingham. The city is alive with partygoers. Two students, Helen and Adam, are parked up by Forest Rec when the call comes in.
Date:
26 April 2019

Your support for Cascade goes further

Your support for Cascade goes further
Description
Thanks to the support of a Cascade grant in 2016, mechanical engineering student Rene set off on a trip to Ghana that would change his perspective on life.
Date:
26 April 2019

Meet Georgie...

Meet Georgie...
Description
Thanks to the generosity of University of Nottingham supporters, 710 students like Georgie have benefitted from financial support in the last year.
Date:
05 April 2019

Nottingham 10k to set foot into University Park

Nottingham 10k to set foot into University Park
Description
Entry is open for this year's ASDA Foundation Nottingham 10k and we're excited to reveal the route will be around University Park! Every entry will see a £5 donation to NBCRC too.
Date:
22 January 2019

How your support this year is making the extraordinary possible

How your support this year is making the extraordinary possible
Description
Researchers excitedly gather around microscopes and students flood out of exams as cheers erupt from the sports centre – your support is making the incredible happen, every day.
Date:
18 December 2018

Thank you to all our community fundraisers this year

Thank you to all our community fundraisers this year
Description
From bake sales and dance shows to half marathons and kick-a-thons, over 400 people have given their time to help raise £185,148 for our life-changing research.
Date:
18 December 2018

Helping children with brain tumours beat the odds

Helping children with brain tumours beat the odds
Description
Read how the half million pounds raised for the CBTRC is helping one PhD student research a particularly devastating form of cancer.
Date:
28 September 2018

How your support for Cascade is helping students save lives

How your support for Cascade is helping students save lives
Description
5th year medical student Rachael explains how donations are helping to support the Community First Responders project.
Date:
29 August 2018

Student–run social supermarket takes on food poverty and waste in Nottingham

Student–run social supermarket takes on food poverty and waste in Nottingham
Description
Foodprint is filling the gap between supermarkets and food banks whilst simultaneously tackling food waste.
Date:
27 June 2018

Portland Building atrium officially named in honour of inspiring benefactor

Portland Building atrium officially named in honour of inspiring benefactor
Description
The Portland Building atrium has been named in honour of Kevin Malone (1922-2011).
Date:
08 June 2018