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

1st December 2022

Thank You, Dublin Bus Community Spirit Awards

We’re delighted to be chosen by Dublin Bus as a recipient of their Community Spirit Awards this year! The award of €1,000 will help elderly isolated people in the Dublin…
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Remember Me Walk 2022
28th November 2022

Remember Me Walk 2022

On Sunday 27th November, in the beautiful surroundings of St Anne’s Park Raheny, we came together for our Annual Remember Me Walk. With the sun shining down, we were joined…
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17th November 2022

Mater Foundation partners with Aer Arann Islands Half Marathon

We are delighted to announce that The Mater Foundation is the new charity partner for the Aer Arann Islands Half Marathon, which takes place on the stunning island of Inis…
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Job Vacancy
28th September 2022

Campaigns & Events Lead Vacancy

Join our dynamic and dedicated team and become an important staff member who takes pride in making a life-changing difference in the lives of patients and their families who attend…
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30th November 2021

Impact Report 2020

We are incredibly proud to officially launch our 2020 Impact Report and to invite you to read through our achievements during A Year Like No Other. 2020 was a year…
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18th November 2021

Dickie Dip 2021 Raises Over €136,000!

On Saturday the 6th of November, an incredible 500 brave men took to the icy cold waters of Skerries South Beach in nothing but a bow tie to raise vital funds…
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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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