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Grateful patient raises €4k for Breast Cancer

February 17, 2022
Huge thank you to our grateful patient Blathain Callaghan who recently presented the Foundation with a cheque for €4,000 for Breast Cancer here at St James's Hospital.   Blathain has kindly shared her story with us here:   "I was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in September 2021. I was very lucky to be

2022 Jump for James’s Abseil Challenge

February 15, 2022
****** EVENT UPDATE! The 2022 Jump for James’s Abseil Challenge which was due to take place on Sunday, 29th of May is now postponed. Due to circumstances beyond our control, we have had to move the date at request of the Event Company who manage the abseil. We are sorry for any inconvience caused and

Croke Park Abseil Challenge

August 5, 2021
Jump for James’s -Abseil Challenge   Are you brave enough to drop almost 150ft (44 metres) from the roof in Croke Park to the hallowed ground below? Abseil from the Hogan Stand and take on the challenge on 26 September to raise vital funds for St James’s Hospital.   The experienced qualified instructors will guide

Alan inspires team of 16 to jog for James’s

May 10, 2016
Orla McCormack tells us in her own words how her brother Alan has inspired Orla and 15 of their family, friends and neighbours  to take up the challenge and walk, jog or run for St. James's Hospital in the upcoming VHI Women's Mini Marathon.   My Brother’s Journey: On the 1st March 2015, my brother Alan went to casualty