Recognise #ThePersonWho had an impact on your life


The Peter McVerry Trust is encouraging people to thank someone who has supported and encouraged them 

Is there someone in your life who has really made a difference? 

Whether that is a team leader who gave you confidence or a sports coach who brought out the best in you, Peter McVerry Trust is asking you to recognise #ThePersonWho made an impact on your life. 

For the people Peter McVerry Trust supports, the charity’s staff become #ThePersonWho provides support, encouragement, advice and care to help them to leave homelessness behind. Over 10,000 people in Ireland are currently experiencing homelessness, and this campaign is aimed at starting a conversation about the importance of supporting everyone in society.   

This lovely campaign is part of the charity’s seventh annual Opening Doors Appeal. Running this week from 7-13 October, the campaign coincides with World Homeless Day on 10 October.
To support, share your own story about #ThePersonWho made an impact on your life. You can also support by donating to the appeal. Donate online by visiting, or text to donate – Text PERSON to 50300 to donate €4 (Text costs €4. Peter McVerry Trust will receive a minimum of €3.60. Service Provider; LIKECHARITY. Helpline; 076 6805278)