Friends of Wexford General Hospital was established in 2006. It is a charitable organisation (No CHY 17610) that acts as a conduit between the public and the hospital to raise funds to ensure that the community served by the hospital benefits to the fullest extent from advances in medical science. Friends of Wexford General Hospital are actively involved with the hospital management team on how the money fundraised is allocated within the hospital.
The members of Friends of Wexford General Hospital are from the local community, hospital personnel and supported by South East Radio.
The Board of Trustees is as follows:
|Hospital Representatives||Ms Lily Byrnes – General Manager|
|Mr Aidan Buckley- Consultant Cardiologist|
|WGHCA||Fr Jim Fegan|
|Patron||Bishop Denis Brennan|
The 4 main towns in County Wexford are represented on the board. Each representative actively participates in a fundraising committee within their respective area.
The area representatives are as follows:
|Ronan Furlong||Wexford Area||053 9152400|
|tbc||New Ross Area|
|Colm Neville||Enniscorthy Area||087-2542013|
|Caroline Kennedy||Gorey Area|