Why Choose Us

Cancer Care West is here for those who need us. We are providing support to people to make sure no one goes through a cancer experience alone.

 

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Participate

What would you like to do for Cancer Care West? Cancer Care West organise a number of events each year from walks and runs to swims, treks and climbs, and many of our events offer a sociable experience as well as a chance to challenge yourself. You can also join our team and take part in events like the Women’s mini marathon or Dublin City Marathon.

If you have a place in a sports event and would like to participate in support of Cancer Care West, please contact us for a sponsorship pack. If you haven’t confirmed a sports event yet, have a look at our organised events. Whatever you decide to do, thank you so much for supporting Cancer Care West.

Fundraising & Events

 

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Jun052017

Women’s Mini Marathon

Dublin Women’s Mini Marathon is the biggest single day charity event in Ireland

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Jul222017

Galway Bay Swim

The Frances Thornton Memorial Galway Bay Swim in aid of Cancer Care West takes place on Saturday July 22nd, 2017.

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Aug122017

12 Bens Challenge

The Glencoaghan Horseshoe is considered to be one of Ireland’s most dramatic mountain hikes, and includes six of the 12 Bens.

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Fundraise

You know you would like to support Cancer Care West but are not sure where to start? Whether you are a first time or regular fundraiser we all need a little encouragement at times which is why we have put together some fundraising suggestions which have worked successfully for others. See our event ideas here or look into organising your own event.

If you already have an idea and want to get started, just get in touch to let us know about your event and to see how we can support you – fundraising@cancercarewest.ie

Donate

Your donation will help us to provide emotional, practical and residential support to people with cancer and their family and friends.

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Organise An Event

The work of Cancer Care West is greatly supported by ‘Friends of Cancer Care West Committees’.

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Wedding Favours

Donating to Cancer Care West on behalf of your guests on your wedding day is a wonderful way to make your day even more special.

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Cake Sale or Coffee Morning

Organising a cake sale or coffee morning whether at work, home or in a local premises is a simple and enjoyable way of raising much needed funds for Cancer Care West.

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Charity Challenge

Take on a challenge or dare one of your friends – the crazier the idea the better!

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Everyone Can Get Involved

Schools & Colleges

If your school or college would like to fundraise for Cancer Care West we would love to hear from you.

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Companies and Corporations

From one off fundraising activities through to becoming charity partner we would love to work with you in a way that meets your corporate and staff needs.

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Groups

It costs €1.5 million a year to keep our services going. Every single cent raised makes a difference and helps us to support people affected by cancer

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Volunteers

By volunteering you can become a vital part of Cancer Care West

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