COUNTY CLARE GOLF OUTING BENEFIT FUND 2018 RAISES EIGHT THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR WEST CLARE CANCER CENTRE!!!!!
The 24th Annual County Clare Golf Outing was held under sunny skies on July 30th last, at the Douglaston Golf Course in Little Neck, New York, raising the incredible sum of €6,908.08 (eight thousand dollars) for the the West Clare Cancer Centre here in Kilkee. Proceeds from the event were also donated to children with special needs programmes in the Yonkers, NY public school district. Pictured are County Clare Golf Outing President, Kilkee native Pat Boland, Robert Kennedy, recipient of the Andrew McCarthy Memorial Award, Cody McCone, recipient of the Jimmy Carney Memorial Sports Award and Doonbeg native, PJ Harvey, County Clare Golf Outing Chairman. Sincere thanks to you all!
BOXING CLEVER – SOCKIN’ IT TO CANCER & RAISING €1000.00 FOR THE WEST CLARE CANCER CENTRE!
Sincere thanks to Frank Downes, Church Road, Miltown Malbay, for turning his 50th Birthday Party celebrations into an impromptu fundraiser for the West Clare Mini Marathon Cancer Care Centre. The Malbay Bar, complete with inflatable boxing ring, hosted the knock-out event which saw the birthday boy and his sparring partner Barry Kelly, throw a few shapes, and some punches, all in the name of charity. Huge thanks again to Deirdre and Vincent Downes of The Malbay Bar, to Frank Downes and everybody involved.
TRUMP INTERNATIONAL GOLF CLUB DOONBEG GOLF CLASSIC RAISES €4,500.00 for West Clare Cancer Centre!
Sincere thanks to Joe russell, General Manager of Trump International Doonbeg, to Kevin Kenny, Pro Shop Manager and organiser of the golf classic fundraiser, to Eileen Deloughery and all staff members who contributed to making the day the success that it was, and of course, to the players who took part.
We deeply appreciate your generosity and commitment to the Charity.
CLONDRINA WREN BOYS DONATE €1,000.00 TO WEST CLARE CANCER CENTRE
HUGE THANKS to the Clondrina Wren Boys and to Joseph and Claire McMahon, Cranny, Kilrush Co. Clare, for their amazing donation of €1,000.00 to the West Clare Mini Marathon Cancer Care Centre. The Charity was just one of a number of beneficiaries of the Clondrina Wren Boy’s long-standing Annual Stephen’s Day Fundraiser, and we deeply appreciate your generosity. Thank you all sincerely!
14th ANNUAL GORTGLASS LAKE CHRISTMAS DAY SWIM 2017 RAISES €4185.00 FOR WEST CLARE CANCER CENTRE!!!!!
Huge thanks to West Clare Mini Marathon stalwart John O Connell and his Gortglass Christmas Day Swim colleagues for their fantastic donation of €4185.00 to the West Clare Cancer Centre, Kilkee. The group’s tireless fundraising efforts have resulted in close to €80,000.00 donated to the cause over the past 14 years – a phenomenal achievement by local people in a small, West Clare community whose effervescence and ebullience remain unsurpassed. John’s altruism does not end in the waters of Gortglass Lake on Christmas Day – long after he has retired his swimming trunks for another year, it’s back to business as he walks, runs & hikes his way through the year ahead, all in aid of charitable causes. Truly the embodiment of philanthropy and selflessness.