WEST COAST MCC RAISE €11,350.00 FOR WEST CLARE CANCER CENTRE!!!!! Sincere thanks to the West Coast Mcc for their amazing donation of €11,350.00 from their Bike Push […]
Sincere thanks to Kilkee Golf Club Captain David (Daithi) O’connell, Vice Captain John Garvey and Committee member Grainne Mulryan for the fantastic sum of €1,200.00 presented to the West Clare Cancer Centre on Sunday last, on foot of a quiz night fundraiser held by the club in July 2019. Huge thanks to everyone who participated in the event – we are extremely grateful to you all.
Huge thanks and congratulations to the event organisers on the success of their ‘Voices for Cancer’ concert in Knockerra Church on Thursday 21st November last. It promised to be a special night and it absolutely delivered on that promise. Visiting choirs from 12 parishes did themselves proud and laid on a feast for all the senses, raising the incredible sum of €7,022.00 for the West Clare Cancer Centre here in Kilkee. Now in it’s fourth year, this musical extravaganza has gone from strength to strength, showcasing the wealth of talent available in West Clare, and also that fantastic community spirit like no other. We are, as ever, humbled by the scale of the generosity, kindness and goodwill of everyone involved!
ONCE AGAIN, HUUUUGGGEEE THANKS to Keelin Power and Caoimhe, Naoise, Eorann, Fionn & Muireann Hegarty, for what has become their Annual St. Stephens Day Fundraiser in aid of the West Clare Cancer Centre. Our little heroes not only reached but exceeded their goal of €1,000 – raising the fantastic sum of €1,037.80.
Huge thanks also to mothers Valerie Hegarty and Roisin Power Power for accompanying their little caped crusaders. We are extremely grateful to all of you!
Huge thanks to Lorraine Ryan, Lislanahan, Kilkee, for her fantastic Christmas Card Fundraiser in aid of the West Clare Cancer Centre. The marvellous sum of €1,983.00 was raised for the Centre through the sale of the Christmas Cards – Lorraine’s initiative – and we are extremely gratefiul to her. Thanks also to all of the retailers who stocked the cards for the Christmas season.
Huge thanks to Tony Cogan and to everybody who took part in the 35th Annual Christmas Day Charity Swim at the Whitestrand, Miltown Malbay and to support swimmers in Spanish Point and members of swimming group Snamhai Sasta. Their combined efforts raised an astonishing €3,275.00 for the West Clare Cancer Centre here in Kilkee. We are exremely grateful to you all!
Huge thanks to John O Connell and his team for the fantastic sum of €4,090.00 donated to the West Clare Cancer Centre from their 16th Annual Gortglass Lake Christmas Day Swim. The tremendous outpouring of support from this amazingly philanthropic group of people has seen over €80,000.00 raised for the continued provision of cancer care services for the people of West Clare and we are truly grateful to them for that!
22nd ANNUAL WEST CLARE MINI MARATHON – SUNDAY 26th JANUARY 2020 – THE ROUTE MAY HAVE CHANGED BUT THE GOAL REMAINS THE SAME!
The only constant in life is change and while the route for the Annual West Clare Mini Marathon has changed to the coast road walk in Kilkee, the goal of raising funds for the retention of cancer care services in West Clare remains the same, and the work to achieve that goal goes on.
Registration for the event will take place in the Community Centre in Kilkee on Sunday 26th January, from 11:30am until 1pm – fee €20.00 per participant, The official starting point will be St. Senan’s Church, Kilkee.
Runners will depart at 1:15pm, followed by Walkers at 1:30pm. The finishing point will be The Square in Kilkee.
Donation cards for the event will be available at the Cancer Centre in Corry Lane, Kilkee for anyone wishing to make a donation and will also be available in the Community Centre on the day. Feel free to contact us on (065) 9060762 or (065) 9056181 if you have any questions.
Join Tony Cogan and friends for their Christmas Day dip in the sea at the White Strand, Miltown Malbay – all in aid of the West Clare Cancer Centre in Kilkee. Wrist bands just €5.00 each available in the Dolphin Cafe & Takeaway and Cogans Bar.
Join John O Connell and his team for their annual charity fundraising swim on Christmas Day at 12 noon, when they take to the water for for what will be their 16th Annual Gortglass Lake Swim Christmas Day, in aid of the West Clare Cancer Centre, for the continued provision of cancer care services for the people of West Clare. The group have raised over €80,000.00 for the cause, to date – a truly astonishing achievement. No registration is necessary and donations are welcome on the day. For sponsorship cards contact John O’Connell on (087) 9672441.