CARLA Poole has been appointed as Area Fundraising Manager for Macmillan Cancer Support in Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire to complete the team that raises vital money to support people living with cancer in the county.
Carla comes with a wealth of fundraising experience within Macmillan Cancer Support and she joins Fundraising Managers; Charlotte Darlow and Michelle Pullen as the faces of Macmillan in Cambridgeshire.
There are already over 90 Macmillan professionals in Cambridgeshire such as nurses, doctors, benefits advisers and physiotherapists. They provide medical, social and practical care and financial advice; enabling people to live as well as they can during and after cancer treatment.
Carla said: “Particularly at the start of a new year, many people consider giving something back to their community, and Macmillan wants to make that easy for people. We have a huge and varied number of ways to help people living with cancer, so there is something to suit everyone, regardless of how much time and money you have to give; any help is welcome.
“In 2012 we want to raise more funds than ever before to support Macmillan’s services, for which we need continued fantastic local support. We are looking forward to working more closely alongside local people in the coming year.”
For further details of how you can help, call us on 0300 1000 200 , email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.macmillan.org.uk where you will find full details of fundraising opportunities and other ways to support us.
For cancer information and support, visit www.macmillan.org.uk or call 0808 808 00 00 and speak directly to a cancer support specialist.