Due to the pandemic Covid-19 and the measures that are in place, the Clare Association Dublin/Muintir an Chláir Annual Dinner Dance has been postponed until further notice together with the AGM planned for Wednesday 27th, May 2020. Stay safe!

Clareperson of the Year 2018

The Clare Association Dublin is pleased to announce that  John Burke, hotelier, mountaineer and charity activist has been awarded  the 2018 Clare Person of the Year. The announcement was made in O'Shea's Merchant Hotel & Restaurant at 12 Lower Bridge Street, Dublin 8 (Merchant's Quay) at 8 p.m. on Tuesday 5th December. Also on the evening the launch of The Clare Association Dublin 2018 Yearbook took place  in conjunction with a presentation of a cheque  to the West Clare Cancer Centre arising from  the proceeds from the association's recent charity walk.


John Burke was recognised for his achievement in becoming the first Clare person to climb Mount Everest and for his efforts to promote and provide mental health wellness programmes for young people through his charity Elevate. He was formally awarded his accolade at the Association’s Annual Dinner Dance held in the Red Cow Moran Hotel, Naas Road, Dublin on Saturday, 28th April 2018.

 

 

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