The Friends of Letterkenny University Hospital is a registered charity and a registered company and is governed by a Board of Directors, who provide their time and guidance to the charity on a voluntary basis and ensures that due diligence and governance in relation to the requirements of the Charity Regulator, Company Law and the Revenue Commissioner are adhered to. They are assisted in this legal obligation by VP McMullin Law Firm, Port Road, Letterkenny and by Farren Roarty, Internal Auditors, The Thorn, Letterkenny.
The Current Board of Directors are:
- Peter Cutliffe, Chairperson
- Fergal Doherty, Company Secretary
- Anne McGowan
- Ivan Fuery
- John Curran
- Mary Mulpeter
- Donal Kelly
- Patrick Rooney
Committee The Committee of the Friends of Letterkenny University Hospital are all voluntary members who oversee the running of The Friends fundraising activities and is made up of a group of highly committed individuals from all sections of the community. Meetings are held bi-monthly. The officer board of the committee are: Chairperson – Peter Cutliffe Vice Chair – Cynthia Fuery Secretary – Patrick Rooney, Assistant Secretary – Ann McGowan Treasurer – John Curran, PRO – Patrick Rooney.
Our Vision The Friends of Letterkenny University Hospital is an independent charity which works to generate donations which are used to improve the care which patients and their families receive while attending the hospital. We fully respect our donors wishes as to use of their funds and are careful to ensure they are invested as directed.
Our Mission We encourage our donor communities to support us in investing in new health and medical advances which improve the lives of Letterkenny University Hospital’s patients and their families. We seek, invest and manage donor funds responsibly in order to realise our vision.
This voluntary organisation, which was granted charitable status in 1995, has been responsible for raising in excess of €7 million from membership fees, donations, church gate collections and various fund-raising events throughout the North West since 1992.
Letterkenny University Hospital,
Tel: (074)91 04466