Donegal Camino Ireland - Charity Fundraising for Cancer Care West 2023

We look forward to walking with you.



Peggy Stringer founded the Donegal Camino in 2020 with her chosen charity, Cancer Care West Services in Donegal. In 2021 she was joined by former Donegal Persons of the Year, Deirdre McGlone former owner of Harvey’s Point and  Hotelier and TV Personality, Noel Cunningham who is also a Patron of Cancer Care West. Both the Donegal Camino and our Donation to Cancer Care West has grown 100% year on year and we hope to achieve the same in 2023 with your help.

We are so grateful to everyone who has walked with us thus far, and to all our funding partners, as well as those who have made anonymous donations.

Donegal Camino 2023 is set to be another wonderful Camino. With your help, it is our aim to exceed the 2022 donation of €50,500 to Cancer Care West Donegal. To date we have generated €76,500.

Richard Flaherty CEO, Cancer Care West, walked with the 2022 Donegal Camino, stated “We are beyond grateful for this magnificent donation of €50,500 from the Donegal Camino. In 2021 the Cancer Support Centre in Letterkenny provided support to over 250 people affected by cancer. All services are provided free of charge and we rely completely on fundraising and voluntary contributions to run the centre. This sizeable donation from the Donegal Camino will certainly bring much comfort to many of Donegal’s cancer patients and their families in the year ahead.”

How do I register?

What does my registration fee cover?

  • Four Professional Guides on each Walk
  • Insurance
  • Donegal Camino T-shirt and Cap
  • Support Network Vehicles, First Aid and Supports to ensure all Walkers Safety

How can I donate to the Cancer Care West charity?

For 2024 we are once again keen to increase our donation and fundraising for Cancer Care West. In 2023 we exceeded our target of €75,000, can YOU help US go beyond this donation in 2024?

For each registered walker, we invite you to consider raising an average of €100 per day that you walk the Donegal Camino or suggest your donation.

Donations can be done via

Cheques can be made payable to Cancer Care West in the name of Donegal Camino.

Set up an iDonate page as part of your personal sponsorship.

How much sponsorship do I need to gather?

The primary aim of the Donegal Camino is to raise much needed funds for Cancer Care West which will make a tangible difference for cancer patients and their families in Donegal.

For 2023 we invite you to join us in potentially raising €100 per person per day that you walk. Our Registration page will have recommendations on how to achieve this. Our wonderful Donegal Camino Ambassador, Committee Member and Cancer Care West Patron, Noel Cunningham will be on hand to advise and support you with fundraising.  Together we can raise a substantial amount for such an amazing cause.

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Cancer Care West
Donate to Cancer Care West

We have chosen to fundraise for Cancer Care West. All funds raised here will go directly to this great cause. We hope you can help us by donating whatever you can. Simply click the Donate button. All donations are processed securely.


Walk with us

Peggy Stringer – Deirdre McGlone – Noel Cunningham

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Thank You

Sponsorship Opportunities

Donegal businesses, we kindly appeal for your support for the Donegal Camino in aid of Cancer Care West as we grow together. There are lots of Sponsorship Opportunities to profile your brand. Help us make the event even more special for our walkers whilst also putting Donegal on the map as a world class walking and hiking destination.

Ní neart go chur le chéile!


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