100 Miles in a Month

August 2021


Support The Mater Hospital

Your support advances care for every patient, every day.

But, there is much more to be done. Our goal is to provide the best in medical care to all those who need it – irrespective of their means. That is why your support is so important. You make a lifesaving difference.



Who we are

The Mater Foundation exists to inspire financial support for the Mater Public Hospital, so that it can continue to provide world-class patient care 


What we do

We make sure the amazing generosity of our supporters gives every patients and every family who loves them, the very best of care in the Mater Hospital


Get involved

Become a supporter and start fundraising to make a real difference to patients from all over Ireland

8th September 2021

Ryan Andrews takes on Hell for the Mater Foundation

The Mater Foundation is delighted to announce that Ryan Andrews, best known as Fair City's Sean Cassidy, is taking his support for the Mater Public Hospital to new extremes by…
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27th July 2021

Director of Development wanted

The Mater Foundation is seeking a Director of Development to join our dynamic and collaborative team. This is a wonderful opportunity for a forward thinking, energetic individual, and a hugely…
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8th April 2021

Register for 100 Miles in a Month!

Help support the Mater Hospital and sign up for our 100 Miles in a Month challenge! It's an incredible opportunity to help you keep fit and healthy throughout the month…
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18th December 2020

New Units opening in The Mater Hospital

The Mater Foundation are delighted to have recently granted a combined €1.07 million in funding to support the equipping of the new Acute Medical Short Stay Unit, the Hyper Acute…
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4th December 2020

Words of Light

At the darkest time of the year, we are asking the public to light up the Mater Hospital with messages of hope, kindness and gratitude for all those who can't …
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4th December 2020

From crisis to recovery…thanks to you

The Mater Foundation's special edition newsletter has recently been shared with our supporters. From funding vital medical equipment, to transforming cancer surgery, to supporting our frontline workers as they adopt…
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How you can make the difference

There are many ways to give and get involved



From regular giving, to a once-off donation, every cent counts


Organise an event

Get creative and organise an event in your community for the Mater Hospital



Your company can improve the lives of patients, while building workplace morale and engagement.


Take on a challenge

Running? Cycling? Hiking? There are countless ways to support us while having a wonderful time

The impact you’ve made

Thanks to you, life-saving care is given to patients every day in the Mater Hospital.


Over 8,000 patients are treated on the cancer day ward each year


Over 10,000 people have been screened for inherited cardiac conditions, such as sudden arrhythmic death syndrome (SADS) since 2007


Over 11,500 surgeries take place in the hospital each year

But, it isn’t just about numbers. There are real, brave people behind these statistics. Read their inspiring stories.

People you’ve helped

Improving care for patients of the Mater Hospital is at the heart of everything we do.

Thanks to our amazing supporters, life-saving care is given to patients every day in the Mater Hospital. On many occasions, we get to meet with those whose lives have been changed because of it, and it continues to inspire us to work even harder to ensure incredible care is delivered to all. Read some of these patient and supporter stories.

Take part in upcoming challenges

From fun runs to marathons, charity cycles to concerts – there are so many ways to support

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