Our year in summary

[row][three-fourth] January saw our first patient group workshop, on the subject of ‘Fundraising on a Budget.’ There were 42 patient advocates who came to London, with talks focused on identifying different funding sources that patient groups can apply to. Our...

Winning Essay 2014

This year, we launched an essay competition among medical students in the UK to raise awareness about the importance of fundamental diseases. Students had to pick one of four titles and write an essay of no more than 1,500 words to enter the competition for the chance...

Findacure’s Noble Week

This past week Flóra and Nick have been rubbing shoulders with nobility at the House of Lords and candle-lit dinners. Last Tuesday, Nick and I attended a reception held at the House of Lords, honouring the 2014 Sanofi Patient Group Bursary Scheme Winners. Over...

Meet our new Fundraising & Communications Officer

This week’s blog post is an interview with Louisa Ackermann, our new Fundraising & Communications Officer. Most of you will speak to her soon on our social media, and so here’s your chance to find out a little about her. [row][three-fourth] What were you doing...

Happy 2nd Birthday Findacure!

Today marks the second anniversary of Findacure’s registration with the Charity Commission of England and Wales. To celebrate the occasion, we have decided to launch a Findacure blog in which we will share team updates, feedback from conferences we have attended. We...