Published: 30th Mar 2020

Cancer Research UK expects to see its fundraising income drop by up to 25% in the next financial year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The outbreak has already affected many of Cancer Research UK’s key fundraising activities, which all raise money for life-saving research. It is reviewing the feasibility of its event series for 2020, including Race for Life, and has temporarily closed its network of 600 high street shops across the UK. Cancer Research UK is working hard to limit the impact of coronavirus, to ensure that people affected by cancer get the support and information they need during these unprecedented times. The charity warns the potential impact on its work to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer ‘could be huge’. Not only is the virus already affecting cancer care and treatment decisions, but the charity has already had to make difficult decisions to cut some of its research funding … (To read the full article, subscribe below)