Author: Ann Marie

Run & Walk For Life 2019

The traditional sea of orange is set to hit the streets of Waterford again on Sunday 13th October 2019 for the Solas Cancer Support Centre Run and Walk for Life supported by Datapac and Beat. The 10th Anniversary event in 2018 launched the new 10k…

The Solas Cancer Support Centre celebrates its 20th Anniversary

The Solas Cancer Support Centre celebrates its 20th Anniversary this month and in marking this milestone the Board of Trustees are keen to acknowledge the wonderful support that the charity has received over these 20 years. In late 1999 founding members, Consultant Medical Oncologist Professor…

Film for Life 2019

The Solas Cancer Support Centre is thrilled to announce that the hugely successful Film for Life will be returning in June 2019. Tracy McDaid, Manager of the Solas Cancer Support Centre explains more; ‘We are seeking participants to undertake a 6-week training programme where they…

Announcement of New Trustees

Chair of the Solas Cancer Support Centre, Dee Jacques, is delighted to welcome four new Trustees to the Board. Peter Burke, Ellen Hegarty, Ada Kinneally and Janet Tumulty recently joined the voluntary Board to support in governing the organisation. Dee spoke following the first Trustee’s…

Star For Life 2018

Think of loved ones this Christmas time – sponsor a Star for Life… Christmas is a special time – a time for family and friends. It is an opportunity to celebrate with those dear to us and with whom we share our lives. This December,…

Good Governance Awards – 2018 Nominee

The Board of the Solas Cancer Support Centre are pleased to be shortlisted for the Good Governance Award 2018 for “Best Governance Improvement Initiative”.  This new award recognises initiatives that have been taken in the last 12-18 months to improve the quality of a non-profit’s governance. Over…