How much does Cancer Research UK get each year? Our total income for 2017/18 was £634 million. This was raised through: Donations (£192 million) – Donations included regular gifts, major donations and money raised by local fundraising groups and corporate partners. Legacies (£182 million) – Over 6,000 people left a gift to Cancer Research UK in their will.
What is the theme for World Cancer Day 2022? Close the Care Gap. This World Cancer Day, we recognise the power of knowledge. We know that every single one of us has the ability to make a difference, large or small, and that together we can make real progress in reducing the global impact of cancer.
Where does Cancer Research UK money go? For every £1 donated, 80p is used to beat cancer (the remaining 20p goes towards raising funds for the future). The majority that we spend each year goes towards our ground-breaking research. And thanks to research, cancer survival is improving and has doubled over the past 40 years in the UK.
What Colour is World Cancer Day? The official colours of World Cancer Day are blue and orange. What is the theme for this year? The 2022-2024 World Cancer Day theme is: ‘Close the Care Gap’. The first year of the campaign is all about understanding and recognising the inequities in cancer care across the globe.