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Patient Story- Vivian Golding (Gynae Cancer)

April 18, 2018
Vivian’s Story Vivian grew up in Goldenbridge, close to St James's Hospital.  She emigrated to London, where she continued to live up until 2014.  In 2010, Vivian was diagnosed in London with Stage 1 uterine/womb cancer, and she had surgery to remove the cancer.  So Vivian carried on with her life, until in April 2014,

Donegal Shines a Light on Lung Cancer

January 25, 2017
Thank you so much to Anne-Marie Baird and everyone involved in the "Donegal Shines a Light on Lung Cancer" fundraising event.   Anne-Marie presented a cheque recently to our Target Lung Cancer team for €2,548 from money raised at the event.   Donegal Shines a Light on Lung Cancer Event In November of 2016, supporters

Laya Healthcare Cork team raise €3,380 for Denis Burkitt Ward

December 20, 2016
Many thanks to the Laya healthcare team members in Cork who presented us with a cheque recently for €3,380 for the Denis Burkitt Ward here at St James's Hospital.   The team raised money for three causes through a dedicated Charity Day in October which totalled €5,070. This was fund-matched by the company, bringing the total raised

A busy year for Target Lung Cancer

2016 was a busy and successful year for the Thoracic Oncology Research Group and our Target Lung Cancer (TLC) campaign. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their continued support and looking forward to working with our patients and the public in our new initiatives and fundraising events in the coming

Team Babs raise €5231.20 for Target Lung Cancer

December 14, 2016
Thank you so much to Team Babs who recently presented us with a cheque for €5231.20 for Target Lung Cancer here at St James's Hospital.   The O'Neill family are a team of inspirational supporters who have spent the last few years running in a series of races in honour of their mam, Barbara (Babs) and also

Family Rooms

December 13, 2016
In 2016, St James’s Hospital developed four dedicated family rooms for patients and their families, providing them with a space where they can sit, and come to terms with critical news.   This was made possible through the generosity of many donors and supporters.  St James’s Hospital Foundation contributed the proceeds of the Liberties Fun

Ice Machine and equipment bought for Private Ward

December 12, 2016
We are delighted to announce that an ice machine for patients and a portable pulse oximeter have been purchased for Private Three Ward at St James's Hospital.   This equipment was purchased from funds raised by Michelle Shaughnessy, who presented us with a cheque for €6,148.81 in 2016. Michelle raised this money through a series of fundraisers including the Dublin

Great Gingerbread Bake Off

November 18, 2016
Why not host a gingerbread bake off or cake sale in aid of St James's Hospital?   With Christmas on the horizon, this is a really fun way for staff, family or friends to get together and fundraise for any ward, department or speciality that is close to their heart, here at St James's Hospital.

Kate donates birthday to St James’s

October 18, 2016
Kate Mohan recently celebrated her birthday with a very specific request to her birthday guests. Kate made the incredibly thoughtful gesture of asking that her friends and family make a donation to St James's Hospital in lieu of gifts.   Kate recently came to the hospital to meet us and presented us with a generous

Target Lung Cancer fundraiser hits bullseye

October 17, 2016
Maureen Connolly, and her husband John, organised two darts nights to fundraise for our Target Lung Cancer appeal.  Maureen led a women’s darts night at the CPM Club in Clondalkin while John along with Colin White led out a 3-aside men’s competition at Sheriff Street Social Club this September.  They had two great nights, and
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