Appeals and Events
2019 Liberties Fun Run
On Wednesday July 17th , we will celebrate 11 years of the Liberties Fun Run in aid of St James’s Hospital. This unique 4 mile timed road race takes participants through the heart of old Dublin. We had 1,500 people sign up for last year’s sold out event so book your place today.
2019 Wicklow Mountains Cycle Challenge
On the 18th of May, 500 cyclists took to the Wicklow Mountains to take on our 2019 Wicklow Mountains Cycle Challenge and helped us raise an incredible €20,000 for the ICU Department here in St. James’s Hospital. A HUGE to thank you to everyone that took part and volunteered on the day.
“Tom Says Jump for James’s” Abseil Challenge
On June 2nd 2019 to mark the 3rd anniversary of his near-fatal brain injury, Red Cow Moran Hotel CEO, Tom Moran will abseil the 9 storey extension at the Red Cow Moran Hotel. Tom’s goal is to help the hospital that helped him. His aim is to raise €200k to build a dedicated Brain Disease Resource & Research Centre at St. James’s Hospital.
2019 VHI Women’s Mini Marathon
Many thanks to all the incredible women who hit the streets on June 2nd to raise funds for departments across St James’s Hospital. We had a wonderful day and really enjoyed meeting so many of the girls. Have a look at their fundraising pages and please show your support if you can…
World Ovarian Cancer Day 2019
We would like to extend a very big thank you to the Emer Casey Foundation for presenting us with a cheque for €31,112 on World Ovarian Cancer Day. This donation will fund a part-time physiotherapy post on our GynaeCancerCare team here at St. James’s Hospital. We enjoyed a very informative series of talks on the day and many thanks to all those who joined us.
2019 Pyrenees Cycle Challenge
Join St James’s Hospital Foundation this August for the challenge of a lifetime and take on the Pyrenees Cycle Challenge! Ride from the Mediterranean town of Agde to the Atlantic town of San Sebastian. Choose to complete the regular course or extend your ride to include three famous pyrenean climbs.
Heart Appeal in association with Skechers
Can you help us reach our goal of raising €80,000 for the Cardiology Department here at St. James’s Hospital to support their minimally invasive heart surgery programme? We have already raised €50,000 and with your generous help, we aim to fund specialist equipment that will help to make heart procedures simpler, safer and swifter for patients.
2019 Camino Challenge
Will you join our Camino Challenge in 2019 and help us raise vital funds for St James’s Hospital?
This October, we will be taking a team to take on the last section of the Via Francigena and we would love you to join us. Find out everything you need to know in our special brochure, or contact us for more details.
Target Lung Cancer Appeal
Lung cancer is the greatest cause of cancer deaths in Ireland. The rate of increase in lung cancer is now greater in women than men, in Ireland. Target Lung Cancer (TLC) appeal is seeking donations for lung cancer patient support, diagnostics and research at St. James’s Hospital. Neven Maguire is our fantastic Ambassador for TLC.