The money raised helps the organisation provide free nursing care to people with a terminal illness, both in communities across Wales and at the Marie Curie
Hospice, Cardiff and the Vale.
Last year, Marie Curie
nurses made more than 3700 visits to terminally ill people at home across the Central Scotland region, supporting 97 per cent of people to die in their place of choice in Lanarkshire.
Julie McGuire said: "I'm a volunteer for Marie Curie
as I will never forget how invaluable their support was when I brought my mum home to spend her last few weeks in her own environment, surrounded by her family."
"I no longer am nursing, but I am a volunteer helper, a wonderful new service from Marie Curie
, just recently having come to the Kirklees area."
The MP said: "The support Marie Curie
nurses do on a day to day basis for those living with incurable diseases and their families is incredible.
Mark, who has supported the charity since 2014, added: "Funds raised in communities like Caerphilly are vital to help Marie Curie
continue to provide care and support to families across Wales and the UK, and I must thank the Visitor Centre for highlighting the charity during the festive season.
She said: "The Marie Curie
Nursing Service was able to provide one to one care to Aunty Marian in the comfort of her own home.
Newcastle has recently launched the Costa Rica Trek to raise money for the hospice.
She seems to have been drawn to Curie
because the scientist had both positioned herself in relationship to the idea of proprietary rights to radium and, later in life, became active in the discussion about the property rights of intellectuals.
"2015 is a special year for Marie Curie
for two reasons.
The money raised will help Marie Curie
Nurses provide more free care to local people with terminal illnesses both in their own homes and in the Marie Curie
As part of the agreement, Institut Curie
will acquire three Varian TrueBeam systems and a Novalis Tx machine to extend the range of modern cancer treatments, replacing the older and less capable machines.