40tude curing colon cancer
Colon cancer is the third most common cancer worldwide (after lung and breast cancer), and the second most common in the UK. 1 in 15 men and 1 in 20 women are at risk of developing colon cancer in the UK, however it is one of the easiest cancers to treat if detected early.
Since it was founded in 2011, 40tude has raised close to £1.2 million for St. Mark’s Hospital in Harrow, supporting the development of bespoke, pioneering research programmes targeted at the early diagnosis and treatment of colon cancer.
40tude is helping to fund the PERFECTS programme, designed to improve the quality and availability of CT Colonographies (a 'gold standard' form of screening) across the NHS. We are supporting also the PROGRESS project to provide a better understanding of polyps (pre-cancerous growths found in the colon) from which cancer develops and how individuals are affected by them.
To find out more about these programmes we're helping to fund, please visit www.40tude.org.uk
Join us for our fund raising Challenges: our Stand Up Paddleboard Marathon, a mass paddle on the River Thames on Saturday 15th June; our annual 3.5 day, fully-guided Cycle Challenge in September or in early 2020, our next Adventure Challenge. Alternatively we would love to hear from you if you would like to fund raise for us when you undertake your own personal challenge.
For more information about 40tude and our events and challenges, please contact Kate at email@example.com
Charity No: 1160500
Find out more
How you can help
Fundraising activities and events
MyDonate is not responsible for the content fundraisers post on their pages, but if you see something you feel is offensive or inappropriate, please let us know