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Donate in memory

Celebrate the life of a loved one

Donating in memory of a loved one is a thoughtful way of remembering and celebrating their life.

Each donation will fund world-leading research to help prevent, diagnose and treat cancer right here in Yorkshire.

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Other ways to donate in memory

Set up a tribute fund

A tribute fund is a special online place where you, your family and friends can share memories and celebrate the life of a loved one. Tribute fund pages are easy to set up and are a great way to share happy memories, stories and photos. They can also be used to collect individual donations or even to set up your own fundraising event.

MuchLoved is an online tribute site that offers a place to remember someone special.

Create a tribute fund

Memorial services

Asking friends and family to make a donation to Yorkshire Cancer Research instead of flowers is a thoughtful way to honour a loved one and will help save lives in Yorkshire.

If you are arranging a funeral or memorial service and would like to support Yorkshire Cancer Research, please get in touch by emailing We can provide collection boxes, Gift Aid envelopes and pens.

Sending in collections

Thank you for arranging a collection to support Yorkshire Cancer Research.

  • Online Collections can be paid in via our online payment form.
  • Cheque If writing a cheque, please make it payable to 'Yorkshire Cancer Research' and send it to: Yorkshire Cancer Research, Hornbeam Square West, Harrogate HG2 8PA.
  • Tribute or fundraising page You can easily add the collection to your In Memory fundraising page.
  • Gift Aid envelopes If you have collected donations in Gift Aid envelopes, please contact us to arrange collecton.

Fundraise in memory

How you choose to fundraise in memory of your loved one is a very personal decision. You can visit our fundraising pages for some tips and ideas to help you get started.

A tribute fund can also be used to set up fundraising events and to collect sponsorship money. Find our more about setting up a tribute fund above.

Fundraising for Yorkshire Cancer Research

Leave an 'In Memory gift' in your Will

At Yorkshire Cancer Research, we see the impact of cancer on individual lives and this fuels our determination to find life-giving medical breakthroughs. Including a gift in memory of a loved one will create a lasting tribute in their honour that will help accelerate breakthroughs in cancer treatment for future generations.

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