Each year The Irish Hospice Foundation and our supporters organise a range of events, all of which raise funds in support of our work.

Here you will find a list events and ways in which you can get involved.

If you would like to organise an event in support of The Irish Hospice Foundation please contact Louise McCarron on 01 679 3188 or email:




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SPONSOR a cyclist This year, due to Covid-19 restrictions, we have a new plan. ​We are calling on everyone to get on their bike to help raise vital funds for our Nurses for Night Care. 20km – €20 – 20 June 2020 Why not be a part of the team challenge this year? Instead of […] Read more >

5K Challenge

Would you like to join our supporters and take up the 5k Challenge? How it works You run/walk 5km, donate €5, post a picture to your preferred social channel and tag 5 others to nominate them to do the same. Use the hashtag #5kchallenge or #run5nominate5donate5 in your post and please tag us also @irishhospicefoundation […] Read more >

The Kingspan IHF San Sebastian to Barcelona Cycle Challenge 2014

Are you ready for this?                     We are delighted to offer you the chance to take on the Challenge of a Lifetime & Succeed!  This July (19th – 25th ), join us for the trip & challenge of a life time as you cycle from ocean […] Read more >

The Big Rugby Brunch

      This autumn all eyes will be turning to Japan for the Rugby World Cup and we want you to be a part of the excitement. We know most of us won’t be travelling to the Far East, but we are sure you will be gathering friends, family and colleagues together to enjoy […] Read more >

The IHF Camino Challenge 2020

In 2020, we will be taking on the beautiful Portuguese Camino. The Irish Hospice Foundation Camino Challenge returns from 20-26 September 2020. We will be walking the final stages of the beautiful Portuguese Camino. – Starting in the Portuguese town of Valença do Minho before crossing the border into Spain. We will pass wooded trails, […] Read more >

Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon 2020

  The Countdown clock is alive and ticking away for the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon, Sunday 31st May 2020 at 2pm! If you are looking for a new fitness (and fun!) challenge in 2020, look no further! Take part in the biggest all women’s event of its kind in the world and support a worthy cause like […] Read more >

Bucket List Challenge

Bucket List Challenge Whether you have a burning desire to conquer Kilimanjaro, reach Everest Base Camp, trek to Machu Picchu, or have another bucket list challenge in mind, we can help you achieve this. And why not help others in the process by raising funds for the Irish Hospice Foundation. If you would like to […] Read more >

Mount Elbrus Expedition

We are delighted to have 4 people already signed up with the Earth’s Edge expedition to Mount Elbrus this July! Standing at an impressive 5642m (18,481’), Elbrus is Europe’s highest mountain and one of the ‘Seven Summits’. Elbrus is located in the Caucasus Mountains which separate Europe and Asia stretching almost 1000km from the Black […] Read more >

Marathons, Fun Runs & Triathlons

Are you planning to undertake a new challenge in 2020? Why not get the adrenaline flowing and sign up to one of the many marathons, fun runs and triathlons across Ireland, and raise vital funds for The Irish Hospice Foundation. Simply complete our online event application form to receive your free IHF Fundraising Pack. Alternatively, please […] Read more >

Organise your Event

Why not organise your own fundraising event in support of The Irish Hospice Foundation? Whatever ideas you have, we would love to hear from you and work with you on making them happen. We can provide sponsorship cards, posters, help and support for your event. Check out our video to see how one of our supporters raises […] Read more >

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