The Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust 2011
304 young people experienced sailing with the Trust during the year. There were 14 weeks of operational activity on the water, on 51 yachts and two barges with three day sails, and two residential dinghy weeks, helped by 102 volunteers.
The Trust has received very positive feedback from the children and parents of children taking part in the activities.
"My daughter was one of the lucky people this year - thank you sooo much, it's a wonderful thing you all do" father, Maddie, 12 Birmingham Children's Hospital.