What happens at Macmillan Coffee Morning? It is the world’s biggest fundraising event to help people facing cancer. Although the date of Macmillan’s Coffee Morning is 30h September 2022, you can hold it any time you like. It is a special event held together to raise awareness regarding, and funds for cancer.
What date is Macmillan Coffee Morning this year? World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, celebrated on September 30 this year, is a day to not only enjoy one of the world’s favourite beverages but also make a difference by helping raise money for people facing cancer.
When was the first Macmillan Coffee Morning? The first Macmillan Coffee Morning happened way back in 1990. It was a rather small affair with a simple idea: guests would gather over coffee and donate the cost of their cuppa to Macmillan in the process.
Why are Macmillan nurses so called? 1977 Nurses funded by the Society are named ‘Macmillan nurses’ for the first time. We develop our funding model with the NHS – this new approach means we can have a much wider impact. 1975 We build and equip the first Macmillan cancer care unit at Christchurch Hospital in Dorset. 1969 Douglas Macmillan dies of cancer.