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Donegal Association Present €5,550 to Cancer Care West

Members of the Donegal Association in Dublin were delighted to attend the Annual Charity Barbeque in The Corner House Bar, Ardara on Sunday, 20th of August. The barbeque was held in memory of Gerard and Margaret Slowey and proceeds were in aid of Cancer Care West, Woodhill Resource Centre and Downstrands Resource Centre. The fine …

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Deirdre McGlone, Donegal Person of the Year 2015

Deirdre Mc Glone, a native of Ballintra, has been named Donegal Person of the Year for 2015. The announcement was held in The Black Door on Harcourt Street on Tuesday 19th January much to the delight of the large crowd in attendance. Deirdre Mc Glone is from Ballintra, just outside Donegal Town and is the …

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2016 Annual Mass & Fr. McDyer Lecture

The Donegal Association Dublin held their Annual Mass for the deceased members of the Association and their families, on Sunday 13th November at the Regency Hotel. A large crowd attended which was celebrated by Fr. Conor McGee who has connections with Arranmore Island. Fr.Michael McCullagh and Fr. Charlie Cunningham concelebrated this mass. This is a …

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2016 Donegal Person of the Year: Stephen McCahill

DONEGAL ASSOCIATION DUBLIN – 2016 Donegal Person of the Year Announced! Stephen McCahill, a native of Glenties, has been named Donegal Person of the Year for 2016. The announcement was held in The Black Door Piano Bar on Harcourt Street in Dublin on Friday, 20th of January much to the delight of the large crowd …

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Annual Mass held 16th November ’14 and Fr. McDyer Memorial Lecture

Br. Kevin Crowley gives an inspiring lecture on the homeless in Dublin City The Donegal Association Dublin held their Annual Mass for the deceased members of the Association and their families, on Sunday 16th November at the Regency Hotel. A large crowd attended which was celebrated by Fr. Michael McCullagh. Afterwards, the fifth Fr. McDyer Memorial …

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Donegal Association Dublin – AGM October 2015

The Donegal Association Dublin held their Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 14th  October in the Regency Hotel, Drumcondra. For the year ahead, there are a number of changes to personnel on the Donegal Association Committee. We welcome Elaine Caffrey (nee Doherty) as Chairperson of the Association. Elaine is from Carrigart originally and has been a key …

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Donegal Association Commemorate 80 Years

A large crowd attended the Donegal Association Annual Mass and Lecture on Sunday, 15th of November in the Regency Hotel. The mass was concelebrated by Fr. Michael Mc Cullagh and Fr. Charlie Cunningham. After the mass the Fr. McDyer Memorial Lecture was delivered by historian, Sean Boner from Dungloe. It was fitting this year that …

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Annual Gala Ball 7th March 2015

Spirits were high in the Regency Hotel on Saturday night, 7th March, when Moya Doherty was inaugurated as Donegal Person of the Year 2014. Martin McGettigan, President of the Association, commented that Moya’s story was a remarkable one and from an early age she showed an interest in the media. Last year’s winner, Liam Ó …

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Moya Doherty, a native of Pettigo, has been named Donegal Person of the Year for 2014.

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