Challenge Yourself!

We are incredibly humbled by the effort you put into making a difference for people in the Mater Hospital. You have raised money to help us fund life-saving equipment, upgrade facilities for patients and their families, build new hospital wards and fund ground-breaking research.

We have some exciting challenges coming up…


From the 12-14th of April, we’re delighted to announce that we’re heading back to Inis Mór in ’24!  The awe inspiring experience that is the Aer Arann Islands Half Marathon is now open for enquiries and registration.


Recruitment is also now underway for our Dublin City Marathon (27 October) and Women’s Mini Marathon (2 June) Teams.  If you you would like to ‘Run for the Mater’ this year, then we’d love to hear from you. Simply, click the relevant link below to get all the details you need to sign up:



We’re always here to help! So, if you have any questions, please get in touch with us on (01) 830 3482 or email

If you’re thinking of taking on the Dublin City Marathon or the Women’s Mini Marathon, please get in touch via the form below so we can support you!

Which Event do you want to take part in?

Patient Stories

We are privileged to meet some remarkable and inspiring patients that have spent time getting better in the Mater Hospital, and on many occasions, the treatment they received has saved their lives. Please take a moment to read their stories.


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