Read the incredible stories of current and past Mater patients
We need to raise €3 million per year to improve the care for patients and their families.
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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
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Commemorating over 200 specialist surgeries completed at the Mater Hospital
Transforming Cancer Surgical Care in the Mater
The Ballad of Ciaránín Óg – in memory of Ciarán Maree
New Family Room for St Monica’s Ward
Beating Leukemia – Patricia Clarke
How you can make the difference
There are many ways to give and get involved
Your company can improve the lives of patients, while building workplace morale and engagement.
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
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.