About us

About us

About us

Lifford Credit Union has been part of your community for over 48 years, growing bigger and stronger each year.

Established in 1968 our members now have in excess of €34,500,000 in their savings and have loans of €17,600,000. Our members live or work in the common bond that incorporates the parishes of:

  • Clonleigh
  • Urney
  • Castlefin
  • Raphoe
  • Drummoghill
  • Taughboyne.

At the end of January 2017, we had 9,400 members. Become a member here

Mother and children with a tabletWe operate three offices in Lifford, Raphoe and Newtowncunningham. Our Lifford office is located in Bridge Street, Lifford, the Raphoe office is located in Meetinghouse Street, Raphoe and the Newtowncunningham office is located in Main Street, Newtowncunningham.

Board of Directors

We currently have 11 Board of Directors, namely: Kieran Friel (Chairperson), Seamus McLaughlin (Vice-Chairperson), Robert Brennan (Secretary), Bernard McCarron, Bryan Gardiner, John Harkin, Paddy Duffy, Joanne McElhinney, Catherine McGlinchey, Dermott Farrell and Larissa Feeney.

Board of Oversight Committee

Peter Browne, Desmond Lynch and Geraldine Conaghan.

Management Team

Mark McClay, Elaine Coyle, Paul Brolly and Eva Quinn.


Maura Crawford, Marcia Curran, Violet McHugh, Kay Breslin, Angela Kelly, Deborah Toland, Paula Gallagher, Mellisa Spratt, Fiona Porter, Bernie Moore & Ryan Crawford.

Additional Services

  • Flexi accounts
  • Foreign exchange (Click & Collect service also available)
  • Mabs accounts
  • Debit card payments
  • Online balances
  • Standing Orders facilities

Charities, Community Groups & Organisations we support

Little Angels School Good & New Cancer Charity Raphoe Boxing Club
Carnone Bowling Club Clonleigh Parish Donegal GAA
White Oaks Royal & Prior Parents Assoc. Newtowncunningham Playgroup
Little Smiles Toddler Group Lifford Tidy Towns Raphoe Tidy Towns
Raphoe Resource Centre St. Vincent de Paul Raphoe Text Alert
Raphoe Senior Citizens Lifford Celtic Youths Lagan Harps Ladies F.C
Convoy Joint N.S St. Aengus’ Bridgend Raphoe Community In Action
Donegal Ladies GAA Naomh Colmcille GAA St. Eunan’s Parish Draw
Deele College Prize Giving Alzheimer Society (Donegal Branch) Raphoe Town F.C
Gateway Writers Group Donegal Cancer Bus Habinteg Housing
St. Johnston Presbyterian Church Deele College T/Y Project Royal & Prior School
Convoy Community In Action 9th Donegal Scouts Carrickmore Cycle Club
M.S Ireland (Donegal Branch)


Latest News

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New Regulations PSD2 security enhancements

Due to impending new regulations coming into force on 14 th September 2019 called the PSD2(Payment Services Directive 2), we will...

Mobile & Online Account Access

Lifford Credit Union are delighted to announce the launch of their brand new Mobile and Online Account facility, where members can now, not...

Members Survey – February 2018

This survey is now closed – results will be published shortly!! Lifford Credit Union are asking their members to take two minutes to...
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