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Yorkshire Cancer Research Appoints New Trustee

Yorkshire Cancer Research has appointed Catherine Rustomji, a Director and Head of Charities at DWF LLP, to its Board of Trustees.   Catherine is predominantly based in the law firm’s Leeds office. She is an experienced charities solicitor who advises on all aspects of charity law and regulation.   Catherine also lectures widely, delivers training sessions and Board Strategy presentations and contributes to various publications. She is an elected member […]

Yorkshire County Cricket Club Partnership

Through the two-year partnership, which covers the 2015 and 2016 seasons respectively, YCCC along with its players, staff and supporters will be encouraged to get behind Yorkshire Cancer Research and play their part in supporting and promoting a range of exciting activities aimed at reducing the impact of cancer in Yorkshire, especially in young people.

Listen to our slot on StrayExtra’s Health & Wellbeing Show

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StrayExtra were present at the launch of our multi-million pound investment aimed at tackling the North-South cancer divide. In partnership with the University of Leeds and Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, we are investing £5m in a five year programme of research to address cancer inequalities in the region and deliver significant benefits to people in Yorkshire.

We’ve been named Official Charity of Yorkshire Asian Business Association

The Yorkshire Asian Business Association (YABA) has today announced that Yorkshire Cancer Research will be its Charity of the Year in 2015. The partnership with YABA will help to promote awareness within local communities and help the charity gain a greater understanding of the cancer-related problems that exist in order to improve outcomes for Asian cancer patients.

York City Ladies launch partnership with Yorkshire Cancer Research

The partnership will enable both organisations to work together to raise awareness of cancer symptoms and the importance of healthy lifestyles. Players, supporters and members of the community will be encouraged to learn more about the early warning signs of cancer and make a pledge for a healthier future as part of the charity’s Life Choices Life Changes healthy living campaign.

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