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Donate to Macmillan

With your help, we can be there for people living with cancer.

Donate to Macmillan

With your help, we can be there for people living with cancer.

Make a donation

How to donate

Leave a gift in your will

By leaving a gift in your will, you will be helping to ensure that future generations of people continue to get all the support they need, no matter what their situation.

Macmillan Lottery and Raffle

Play the Macmillan Lottery or enter the latest raffle for the chance to win great prizes, while also helping people living with cancer. It's a win-win!

Donate in Memory


If you're looking to give a large donation, our dedicated Philanthropy Team are here to help you make the biggest impact for Macmillan.

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Giving a personal gift

We know that giving a large gift is hugely personal. We'll work with you so you're able to connect with the work we do in a way that's right for you.

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Gifts from trusts and foundations

Make a difference to people living with cancer by giving a major philanthropic gift to Macmillan via a charitable trust or foundation.

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Fund a Macmillan project

Major gifts can help fund specific Macmillan projects. Your donation can help fund Macmillan professionals, our vital services and more.

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Join an event

Come along to a local free event to meet the team and hear about the work we are doing in your area.

Why support Macmillan

Your impact

In 2020 supporters raised a total of £193.5 million for Macmillan and we spent £147.8 million on services for people affected by cancer.
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4.2 million

 4.2 million people were supported with vital emotional, practical and financial support on our website

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£12.5 million

£12.5 million was set aside for our Coronavirus Response Fund which prioritised supporting health and social care services across the UK to continue supporting people with cancer

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£278 million

Over £278 million in financial gains were identified for people living with cancer, including Macmillan Grants and state benefits that people were entitled to

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Over 221,000

Over 221,000 calls, emails and webchats answered through our Macmillan Support Line which ran every single day of 2020 to be there when people needed us most

Related information

Find answers to your frequently asked questions about donating to Macmillan, along with information about Gift Aid and giving through your payroll.