Tipp GAA stars to participate in homelessness sleep-out #GaelicVoices4Ch

A group of over 400 current and former inter-county football, hurling and camogie players who are passionate about making a difference have united under the umbrella of ‘Gaelic Voices for Change’. The new player-led social movement is made up of volunteers from the four provinces who have been meeting weekly for the past two months. […]

Homeless Charities and Homeowner Advocacy Groups Unite to Halt Vulture Funds

  HALT AIB’S SALE OF IRISH HOMES….. So say a growing number of Advocacy Groups and Charitable Organisations who together, are calling on the Government, and all Political Parties, to demand that AIB, ULSTER BANK, PTSB, BOI and other bailed-out financial institutions, desist from facilitating the sale of any further Irish Homes to Vulture Funds. […]

Businesses Raise €33,000 For Two Charities

Dublin Chamber of Commerce, the organisation which represents businesses in the Dublin region,  announced that it has raised over €33,000 for charity. The proceeds, raised over the past 12 months, will be split between the Chamber’s two chosen charities for 2016 – the Peter McVerry Trust, set up to provide services to homeless people in […]

Fr. Peter McVerry To Give Talk In Nenagh Scouts Hall

The North Tipperary Community Cluster, supported by Aras Follain Mid-West Regional Drugs and Alcohol Forum and the North Tipperary Mental Health Team are hosting a talk by Fr. Peter McVerry who is the Founder of  the Peter McVerry Trust which has experience of  over 40 years of working with young, vulnerable, homeless people. The talk will take place in the […]

Quiz for Thurles Girl’s Sahara Trek

This October Debbie Hickey will be trekking through one of the hottest, driest, and most inhospitable places on Earth – the Sahara Desert. A challenge for the body and soul!”The Peter McVerry Trust is a very worthy cause and I would very much appreciate your support in helping me to raise funds for this charity.The […]