Appeals and Events
Support St James’s Hospital Superheroes
Please support our frontline healthcare staff and the patients they care for at St James’s Hospital. Our health care professionals at St James’s go above and beyond to care for the lives of their patients and the communities they serve for the better. With the challenges brought on by the Covid 19 crisis, our healthcare superheroes need your support more than ever. Please consider donating what you can now:
2020 Liberties Fun Run
This year, St James’s Hospital Foundation will celebrate 12 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 1,600 people sign up for last years sold out event.
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:
Our Hospital Heroes Appeal
Our Hospital Heroes is a national appeal supporting a group of Ireland’s leading hospitals (including St James’s Hospital) in the fight against Covid-19. We have some of the best doctors, nurses and support staff in the world working in our hospitals. They spend their lives putting others first. They are our heroes who are currently on the frontline of the Covid-19 battle and never have we needed them more. Find out how you can help support them…
Wicklow Mountains Cycle Challenge
Registration is now open for our 2020 Wicklow Mountains Cycle Challenge on Saturday 3rd October. The event starts and finishes in the stunning grounds of Russborough House, Blessington, Co Wicklow and participants have 2 routes to choose from, 50km and 100km.
Liberties Fun Run raises €42,000
2019 was one of the most successful Liberties Fun Runs and we were extremely proud to present the Cardiothoracic (Heart & Lung) Surgical team here in St. James’s Hospital with €42,000. This money has allowed the team to purchase vital new surgical equipment for the department and it simply would not be possible if it was not for your support.
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.
Ann & Laura raise €8,522.50 for Gynae Cancer Care
Thanks so much to Ann Moran and Laura Duffy who presented a cheque for €8,522.50 to Gynae Cancer Care at St James’s Hospital. Dr Noreen Gleeson and the staff in St John’s Ward are so grateful to Ann and Laura for their incredible fundraising efforts and for taking on the KBC Dublin Marathon back in November last year.
Neven Maguire views Robots
Target Lung Cancer Ambassador Neven Maguire joined us in the Cancer Molecular Diagnostics Lab to see the liquid handling robots. Neven was fascinated to hear how these robots are helping our Lung Cancer Team to improve patient diagnosis. Thanks to all of our supporters who have helped fund vital equipment for research & patient diagnosis/care.