Tara Mines Underground Electricians Cycle for Cancer Research in St. Vincent’s


We are very grateful to John Davey & colleagues underground electricians in Tara Mines. In memory of their late colleague and friend John Galvin, they organised a gruelling 80km Westport-Louisburg-Leenane-Westport...

Emma O’Donoghue Memorial Fundraiser for C.F.


The family and friends of the late Emma O’Donoghue organised a great night in Mount Wolsey, Tullow, Co. Carlow on June 15th last to raise money for Cystic Fibrosis care...

Jason McHugh Dragon Sportive Cycle for the Liver Unit


Jason McHugh from Athlone, Co. Westmeath recently took part in the Dragon Sportive Cycle series fundraising for the Liver Unit here in St. Vincent’s. This was a gruelling cycle of...

Best Will in the World Week Oct 2014


Best Will in the World week takes place from 20th to 24th October 2014. Over the years St. Vincent’s has benefited from generous legacy gifts. These have greatly assisted patient...

Ice Bucket challenge for Cancer Research


Paul Smith & SVUH staff member Audrey Lenehan, along with friends in Deerpark Tennis Club, organised an Ice Bucket Challenge to fundraise for Cancer Research in St. Vincent’ in memory...

John Summers Hell and Back Challenge


John Summers took part in the Hell and Back Challenge in June 2014 to raise money for St Anne’s Ward in St Vincent’s. Hell and Back is described as Ireland’s...

Tom Kennedy Annual Memorial Run


In memory of the late Tom Kennedy, the Garden of Ireland Vintage Car Club held a most successful Memorial Run on July 13th 2014 in Ashford. Tom who died in...

King Kinsella’s Walk


Alan Kinsella, a.k.a. as the “King of Cambridge”, organised King Kinsella’s Walk on May 4th last with supporting fundraising activities. Ably supported by his close friend Michael Behan and many...

Opening of James Gill “Chill-out” room in St Anne’s Ward


June 5th 2014 witnessed a very joyous but poignant event in St Anne’s Ward in St Vincent’s Hospital. A relaxation room for patients and family with state-of-the-art equipment was opened...

New Edition Of Friends Of St. Vincent’s.


The summer edition of our donor’s magazine Friends of St. Vincent’s is now available. It is full of items of scientific and general interest and can be accessed on