Volunteer News: Winter 2016

We hope you find this issue of Volunteer News just as inspiring as we find you. Why not connect with us on Twitter and Facebook to let us know what you think? 

Got a story you'd like to share? Email volunteernews@macmillan.org.uk


Two female volunteers fundraising for Macmillan.

We're stronger together

Volunteering with family and friends is a great way of spending quality time together while making a difference. See how Safirah and her family enjoy the time they spend together fundraising for Macmillan.

Read their story >

Two female volunteers stand smiling.

Extending our reach

We believe no one facing cancer should walk alone. Discover how, with the invaluable help of volunteers, we’re reaching out to Gypsy and Traveller communities to make sure they can make the most of the support available to them.

Learn more >

A woman sits at a desk using the phone.

Bringing down the cost of cancer

For people affected by cancer, the extra costs incurred while undergoing treatment can be a real worry. Find out how volunteers in the Grants Advocates Team help people get the financial help they need.

Meet the team >

A female Macmillan volunteer smiles at a desk.

A little help from our friends

Did you know that by calling fundraisers to wish them luck for their Coffee Morning event, our corporate volunteers help us to raise £1,000s more? 

Find out more >

Eight female volunteers holding their awards at the Macmillan Volunteer Awards ceremony.

Make 2017 a year to remember

We're so excited about the coming year - there are loads of fantastic events and opportunities for you to get involved in.

View our calendar >