Stories

Hope Against Cancer enjoys the support of many individuals – whether it’s through volunteering with us, or undertaking a personal challenge. Be inspired by their stories.

Miss Leicestershire supports Hope Against Cancer

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'Thank you' to HOPE for funding me during my PhD at Leicester

Chinenye was a Hope funded PhD student researching about bowel cancer. Find out what she did and where she is now.

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I am a lucky man

When Robert Ward's cancer returned and his treatment options were limited, his consultant suggested that he take part in a clinical trial.

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Tim Hughes - award-winning volunteer

Tim Hughes has volunteered for Hope for 9 years - here he tells us what the charity means to him

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It can’t always be the case that we can’t cure cancer

Jodie Johnson was diagnosed with Liver cancer in 2013.

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The best job ever

Chrissie Masterson is the Hope Research Nurse, we found out what it is like to work at the Facility, and what a difference it makes to the patients that take part in the trials.

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Choose Hope as your Charity of the Year

Steamin’ Billy Brewing Co chose Hope as their Charity of the Year for 2015.

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This has been one of the best decisions I’ve made.

Former policewoman, Sally Creedon has been volunteering with Hope since November 2014.

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It's great to feel part of the team

Giving money is essential, but in a small and focussed charity, time and commitment are equally important.

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From novice to Ironman in less than 2 years

In September 2015, our ambassador Stewart Sale, embarked on his greatest fundraising challenge yet.

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