Donegal Connect has been developed with the involvement and support of a strong local committee. Lead partners on the project include Donegal County Council and the Donegal Local Enterprise Office. Other partners include Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Udaras na Gaeltachta, IDA Ireland, Donegal Food Coast, Pramerica and Randox. We also partner with the tourism sector and local businesses, like Abbots Diabetes care. The project is supported by Fáilte Ireland under the Global Irish Initiative.
Funders & Sponsors
Donegal Connect is funded by Fáilte Ireland under the Global Irish Initiative. Additional funding, operational support and sponsorship comes from: Donegal County Council, the Donegal Local Enterprise Office, Donegal Diaspora, Donegal Tourism, Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Udaras na Gaeltachta, IDA Ireland, Donegal Food Coast, Pramerica, Abbots Diabetes Care, Randox, Harvey’s Point Hotel, and Donegal Global Irish.
Donegal Connect is delighted to have the support of a range of ambassadors who are working with us to support and drive the project.
These include Paul Mc Ginley, Packie Bonner, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh, to name but a few.
The network of Donegal Associations across the globe, but particularly in the US and the UK, are helping us to spread the word about Donegal Connect to our Diaspora.
We also have support from Irish centres and sporting clubs like the GAA abroad.