Damien and Maria Donoghue completed their 42km walking challenge

On Saturday, July 10th Damien and Maria Donoghue completed their 42km walking challenge in honour of their dad Michael (Mick) Donoghue who they sadly lost last year. Damien walked from Ballinasloe hospital to Roscommon hospital and Maria completed the same distance in the UK. It was a huge challenge and we are so grateful to…

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On the Waters Edge

In November 2018, following a road traffic accident, Jack O’Hora lost his life at the age of 21. It is in his memory, that his father Kieran will walk the shores of each and every part of the Mayo coastline. Over a thousand kilometres of rugged and dangerous terrain await him. It is expected that…

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Suck Valley Run

Fundraiser by John Fitzmaurice : Suck Valley Way in a Day   Donate Here   John Fitzmaurice grew up in Castlerea and now lives in Fuerty, Co. Roscommon. John plans to run The Suck Valley Way in a Day, 115km, on Saturday 5th June 2021, to raise funds for Mayo Roscommon Hospice, Palliative Care Nursing…

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West End Tour Dublin to Castlebar

A group of Dublin-based Mayo diaspora and friends will be taking the long road home this July and undertaking a gruelling 240 km dawn-to-dusk cycle challenge from Dublin to Castlebar for charity. The West End Tour in aid of Mayo Roscommon Hospice is to be sponsored by Uniphar plc and they and the event organisers…

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Hollymount Nursing Home Unique Challenge

The residents of Hollymount Nursing Home are taking on a unique challenge and are going to walk 5km between May 28th and May 31st, all to raise funds for Mayo Roscommon Hospice Foundation. The residents came together with the staff and wanted to complete this challenge to say a heartfelt thank you to all the…

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A letter from Joe Biden

US President Joe Biden Sends Letter of Support to Mayo Roscommon Hospice Foundation   US President Joe Biden has sent a letter of acknowledgement to Mayo Roscommon Hospice Foundation, thanking them for their support and encouragement of his Presidency. President Biden has a long association with the Foundation, having turned the first sod at their…

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Daniel Rafter’s first Marathon

Fundraising for Mayo Roscommon Hospice Foundation. My name is Daniel Rafter, I hail from Ballina, Co. Mayo. I am a 5th-year student in Gortnor Abbey, Crossmolina. Before lockdown, I trained in kickboxing and I have really missed going to the gym, so when the lockdown came again, I began running. I started training on Jan…

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100 days of walking with Mary Melody

Last year I felt the 100 days of walking I completed was a great success. This year for every day I am going to walk I hope to also raise money for the Mayo Roscommon Hospice. Every donation will be greatly appreciated.   Read More

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