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Survey on Lung Cancer Awareness

May 24, 2018
We were delighted to welcome Transition Year student Mitchell Hurley, from Sutton Park School, to work with our Target Lung Cancer team / Thoracic Oncology Research Group recently for work experience. Mitchell created a Lung Cancer Awareness survey for his peers to provide an insight into what exactly young students know about lung cancer, their opinions
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Another busy year for Target Lung Cancer

April 26, 2018
2017 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 donations to TLC and for events that took place across the country. We are looking forward to working with our patients and the
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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,
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Donate this Mother’s Day

March 6, 2018
For something different this Mother's Day, why not gift a donation to a special mother you know?   Mother's Day is fast approaching on 11 March!  This year we are asking you to consider making a donation to St James's Hospital as a Mother's Day gift.   Whether it's your own mam, your child's mam
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Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon 3 June 2018

February 19, 2018
We would love you to join the fun and be a part of our team this year on Sunday 3rd June. 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.   Walk, jog or run on your
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Small Grants Competition2016/2017

January 15, 2018
St James's Hospital Staff Members update us on what was purchased in their Small Grants Competition project/initiative and what benefit it brought to their patients, visitors and staff.   €50,000 was awarded to 43 successful initiatives in the Foundation’s 2016/2017 Small Grants Competition. The funds to provide these grants represent unsolicited general donations.   Through this
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Christmas Cards for 2017

November 21, 2017
Our range of charity Christmas cards are now on sale. By purchasing these cards, you are supporting our homeless patients here at St James's Hospital.  This year, proceeds from sales of these cards will go to our Patient Support team who often need to provide new pyjamas and hygiene products for our homeless and vulnerable
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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
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Walk the Camino for St James’s Hospital 19 – 26 August 2017

January 19, 2017
CAMINO DE SANTIAGO 2017   Join us on the spectacular Portuguese Coastal route of the Camino de Santiago and help raise funds for St James’s Hospital.   The Camino Portugues or "Portuguese Way" spans from Lisbon to Santiago. It is a rewarding challenge that will bring you through some of the most stunning scenery in
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Donal walks over 5,000 miles for cancer

January 16, 2017
At 76 years of age, Donal Corcoran has no intention of hanging up his walking boots, despite having already  walked over 5,000 miles in Slovakia, Austria, Hungary, France, Croatia, Slovenia, Italy and Portugal and Spain.   The former teacher started his long distance walking in 2010 at the age of 70, by undertaking the project of walking 1000
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