Why support us? Supporter's Stories ‘A future free from cancer’ Ian Van Ryne Inspired by the death of a close friend from bowel cancer, Ian embraced the healthy living message and spoke at our recent supporter event at the House of Commons. I firmly believe in the importance of cancer prevention. I’ve known so many people die of cancer, and even with the best treatment it’s a terrible experience for them and their loved ones. “That’s why I’ve decided to leave a gift in my will to World Cancer Research Fund. I’m confident that, by helping World Cancer Research Fund UK prevent cancer for future generations, my gift will make a real difference. “I can’t think of a better present to leave my children and grandchildren than a future free from cancer."