Celebrities help the Marie Keating Foundation and Newstalk kick off the Christmas season at annual Christmas lunch

Over 320 guests attend Christmas lunch to support the Marie Keating Foundation’s 20th year providing cancer programmes and services Dublin, 6th December 2018: Over 320 guests kicked off the Christmas season at the Newstalk Christmas Lunch in aid of the Marie Keating Foundation in The Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin, today. The lunch raised over €30,000 with […]



New research reveals stigma faced by lung cancer patients in Ireland

Marie Keating Foundation launches ‘I Am Lung Cancer’ campaign to challenge negative stereotypes and perceptions around lung cancer and increase awareness of its early signs and symptoms Embargo: November 6th, 2018:  Shocking new research has been released today to mark the beginning of International Lung Cancer Awareness Month, which reveals that over a quarter (27%) […]


Ireland’s Most Famous Breasts Hide an Important Message in Marie Keating Foundation Campaign

Striking campaign urges people to #takenotice and marks the end of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Foundation’s 20th anniversary If one of the most touched and photographed breasts in the world suddenly developed a lump, would anyone notice? That was the key question asked by leading Irish cancer charity, the Marie Keating Foundation, as […]



Marie Keating Foundation helps to launch the 221+ CervicalCheck Patient Support Group

Marie Keating Foundation helps to launch the 221+ CervicalCheck Patient Support Group  The group, co-founded by Vicky Phelan, Stephen Teap, Lorraine Walsh, the Marie Keating Foundation, the Irish Cancer Society and the Irish Patient Association, aims to support and advocate on behalf of the women and families affected by the CervicalCheck scandal. The 221+ CervicalCheck […]


The Marie Keating Foundation is recruiting a Donor Development & Marketing Manager

The Marie Keating Foundation is a registered charity working to increase awareness and reduce the risk of cancer within all sectors of the community.  We promote early detection and the importance of a healthy lifestyle in eliminating cancer as a life threatening illness.  We provide practical support services for those affected by cancer and we […]



Survival ….A Reflection

Survival…A Reflection by Bernie Kirwan  As we start breast cancer awareness month in October I reflect back to my own diagnosis in 2000, to the words my surgeon said. “Stage 3 invasive carcinoma of my right breast” to the feeling of overwhelming dread, fear and terror as I faced a mastectomy chemo and all that […]


Pink Patrons assemble with the Marie Keating Foundation to support their 20th year fighting breast cancer

    Everything from shoes and mattresses to jewellery and lingerie go pink with a purpose this October 27 September 2018: This Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October), generous companies are going pink with a purpose by becoming “Pink Patrons” for the Marie Keating Foundation. Marks & Spencer, Stella & Dot, Skechers Shoes at Shaws Department […]