€67,296.33
€200,000
Tom St. James's Hospital Foundation
Tom
€67,296.33
€200,000
St. James's Hospital Foundation
Tom
Tom

My Story

Three years ago, a stroke caused me to sustain a fall whilst on holiday in Spain causing a significant injury to my head. I underwent a craniotomy and spent 6 weeks in an induced coma in Carlos Haya Regional Hospital in Malaga before being air-lifted back to St James Hospital under the care of neurologist Dr Colin Doherty.
The outlook in Spain from the outset was very bleak and I was not expected to survive. Back in Dublin, the prognosis was no more positive. My family were told that IF I survived, that there was every possibility I would require care for the rest of my life. The damage caused to my head was likely to result in me being brain damaged, blind and paralysed….
Now I am determined to give back to the hospital that got me back on my feet and to help others with brain related conditions. St James’s Hospital treat a large number of patients with a range of brain diseases, including; Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, Motor Neurone and other complex brain diseases.
Help me to help St. James’s Hospital and give others the same fighting chance I had!

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We've created this team because we want to raise money and make a difference by participating in Tom says Jump for James's - Abseil Challenge. Please help us by giving whatever you can using the 'Give Now' button. The more people that know about Tom says Jump for James's - Abseil Challenge, the greater the impact, so please also spread the word by sharing our page with your friends and family. Thank you in advance for your generosity, it means a lot!

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Team Tom

We've created this team because we want to raise money and make a difference by participating in Tom says Jump for James's - Abseil Challenge. Please help us by giving whatever you can using the 'Give Now' button. The more people that know about Tom says Jump for James's - Abseil Challenge, the greater the impact, so please also spread the word by sharing our page with your friends and family. Thank you in advance for your generosity, it means a lot!

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St. James's Hospital Foundation