Global Donegal

Global Donegal

There are Donegal people in every walk of life and corner of the world. Whether you do business in Tokyo or live in America, where you come from is part of who you are. 

Make the connection, stay connected. 

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Golden Bridges Awards 2012
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Anthony O'Callaghan & Cllr. Dessie Larkin
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Fanad Lighthouse - Image courtesy of Martin Flemming
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Tip O'Neill Monument, Buncrana
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I joined the Martha's Vineyard Chamber of Commerce as Executive Director in July, 2006.  Before starting with the Chamber, I had a career as a successful development professional and community organizer with the United Way of MA Bay, and YMCA of Greater Worcester and Cambridge.

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ZAP team

Pol Gallagher is a native of Ballymacool, Letterkenny. After completing his leaving cert in St Eunan’s College Letterkenny he got accepted into the Mackintosh School of Architecture in Glasgow School of Art. There he studied for 5 years before progressing to Sheffield University for a master’s... Read more.


Tip O'Neill Monument Buncrana

T.P. O’Neill (1912-1994) Irish American Politician (1926-1987) & Speaker (Leader) of the American House of Representatives (1977-1987)

For 10 years Tip O’Neill was, as Speaker of the American House of Representatives, the 3rd most powerful politician... Read more.


Beaver & Arranmore Islands Connect

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Arranmore Island has a significant diaspora with many of its sons and daughter going all over the world to start anew. Interestingly, there is one particular place to which the people of Arranmore have a strong link and that is Beaver Island, on Lake Michigan, USA.  After the Great Famine many... Read more.


Rosita Mahony providing an overview of Ireland’s Call App on the European Stage

In a world where digital connections are becoming increasingly vital in linking businesses, sharing information and engaging with people, the work of Rosita Mahony, GIS & Research Co-ordinator Donegal County Council, is gaining considerable national and international attention.

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