40 years of partnership

In 2024 we celebrate 40 consecutive years of funding for Macmillan Cancer Support. In that time we have donated over £19 million. This page celebrates our story…

The story of our partnership

Since its foundation in 1927 the National Garden Scheme has donated over £70 million to support some of the best-loved nursing and health charities in the UK. One of the most significant beneficiaries has been Macmillan Cancer Support and 2024 marks 40 consecutive years of this partnership and annual donations from the National Garden Scheme to Macmillan. These stories celebrate our partnership and the close ties between the two charities and our garden owners.

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Our donations in 2023

Donor 1
Donor 2 £450,000
Donor 3 £450,000
Donor 4 £450,000
Donor 5 £425,000
Donor 6 £350,000
Donor 7 £350,000
Donor 8
Donor 9 £100,000
Donor 10 £90,000
Donor 11 £80,000
Donor 12 £281,000
Donor 13 £260,000