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An Award Grant to Maggie’s at the Cancerkin Centre

19th February 2019

Lymphoedema is an often forgotten but serious side effect of breast cancer treatment. The condition is debilitating and a constant reminder of the trauma of going through cancer treatment. Women with lymphoedema face continued suffering through the swelling of their arm/s, which can stop them completing some of the most basic tasks. It can dramatically ...

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An Award Grant to The Rochdale Women’s Welfare Association

19th February 2019

The Rochdale Women’s Welfare Association was delighted to receive a grant from the Pink Ribbon Foundation, to support their work within the local community.  The £4,000 award has supported the group in a range of ways and helped to host a one-day work-shop with bi-lingual support in Urdu and Sylheti, covering a range of topics ...

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An award grant to The Brigitte Trust

18th February 2019

The Pink Ribbon Foundation was delighted to award a grant of £2,525 to The Brigitte Trust to help towards the costs of their volunteer training programme. This money has helped to host two programmes which have enabled them to train 18 new volunteers. When people are referred to The Brigitte Trust, they are visited at home by a ...

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FACT (Fighting All Cancers Together)

18th February 2019

FACT(Fighting All Cancers Together) based in Newcastle received a grant from the Pink Ribbon Foundation which has enabled them to host a vast array of activities to help those affected by breast cancer, to include: bra fitting sessions – assisting women following cancer related surgery wig fitting service – for women undergoing, or who have had, chemotherapy ...

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Off on your travels? 

18th February 2019

Need good value travel insurance? Do you have pre-existing medical conditions? Want to support those affected by breast cancer? 🧳✈️⛱🍹🕶☀️ Travel Insurance Facilities Plc (tifgroup) in partnership with the Pink Ribbon Foundation, have put together a comprehensive set of travel insurance products for supporters of the Foundation. travelPink offers competitive travel insurance and exclusively supports the Foundation with a ...

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Pink Ribbon Foundation / Anthea Turner Glasses

16th January 2019

It’s here! Our first glasses range in collaboration with our Patron AntheaTurner.com is now available online! 👓 💗👓Choose from a beautiful range of elegant shapes, feminine styles and a variety of colours to suit everyone! Shop the collection over at Select Specs

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Full Monty challenge

7th January 2019

We are delighted to have the support of these amazing women who are taking on a Full Monty challenge in aid of the Pink Ribbon Foundation to raise money and awareness of breast cancer and to support those affected by the disease!  Read the full story here: https://www.hulldailymail.co.uk/news/health/hull-grandma-breast-cancer-shock-2393421

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Kilmarnock Community Sports Trust

12th November 2018

The Pink Ribbon Foundation were delighted to award a grant of £3,000 to the Kilmarnock Community Sports Trust which went towards activities, awareness and support sessions for those with breast cancer during October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Since 1991 in Scotland 27,000 people have been diagnosed with breast cancer and the Kilmarnock Community Sports Trust have ...

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New UK network will speed up progress in radiotherapy research

7th November 2018

Currently around 40% of cancer patients in the UK have radiotherapy as a part of their treatment. It plays a major treatment in curing many cancers and also in relieving symptoms. There is strong evidence to suggest that radiotherapy could be even more helpful if: •    we understood more about the biology of how it affects ...

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Highly Processed Food is “Cancer Risk”

23rd October 2018

Consuming foods such as chicken nuggets, ready meals and mass-produced bakery goods may significantly increase the risk of developing cancer, according to new French research. Following the eating habits of people over the last five years, their study (reported in the British Medical Journal – BMJ) stated that a 10% increase in the proportion of ultra-processed ...

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Some of the charities who we’ve helped

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Crofton House, 5 Morley Close, Orpington, Kent BR6 8JR

(t) 01689 858877 (e) enquiries@pinkribbonfoundation.org.uk.

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