Appeals and Events
Chemotherapy Robot Cancer Appeal
This year we are fundraising for Ireland’s first ever Chemotherapy Compounding Robot, cutting-edge technology in the fight against cancer. The robot automates the process of preparing chemotherapy for patients, allowing greater and more consistent accuracy whilst freeing up staff to become more patient focused.
Wicklow Mountains Cycle Challenge
Proceeds from the 2021 Wicklow Mountains Cycle Challenge will be used to help purchase a Chemotherapy Robot which will be the first of its kind in Ireland. The event takes place on Saturday 18th September 2021 and starts and finishes in the stunning grounds of Russborough House, Blessington, Co Wicklow and participants have 2 routes to choose from.
2021 Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon
This year’s Women’s Mini Marathon is going virtual again. Enter today and walk, jog or run 10k on 19th September 2021!
More than ever, St James’s Hospital needs your support. Will you be joining us this year? Your participation in the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon helps us to provide much needed comforts and additional facilities for patients throughout the hospital and it is deeply appreciated.
Patient Story – Paula Holton
“My name is Paula Holton and I am a cancer survivor and patient at St James’s Hospital. I was diagnosed with stage 111 B ovarian cancer and this is my story. In June 2011, I went to St James’s Hospital for a routine check-up. I was referred from the family risk clinic as we had numerous cancer diagnoses within the family which prompted us to get checked out….”
Car Raffle Winner!
Congratulations to Annette Leahy who was the winner of the Kia Rio car raffle drawn on March 31st 2020. Thanks to Londis Griffin’s and Cuisine de France for donating the car and Kia Liffey Valley for supplying it.
Sydney Fundraiser over €17k for ICU
We are delighted to announce that a group of Irish supporters living in Sydney, Australia, have raised over €17,000 for our ICU Patient Healing Garden here at St James’s Hospital.
Thanks to everyone who took part in the triathlon and to everyone who donated to support them.
Leaving a gift in your will
You can help shape and protect the future of your family, friends and community, by leaving a gift in your will to St. James’s Hospital. Every gift makes a difference to the treatment of our patients. You can find out more on our legacy information page:
St James’s Hospital Staff Virtual Choir
St James’s Hospital Foundation remains fully operational
However, in response to Covid 19, St James’s Hospital Foundation offices have relocated until further notice. Foundation Staff are now working remotely. If you wish to contact the Foundation, please find details in the link below.