Rick O’Shea, whose Book Club currently has 28,000 members and who starts as the new presenter of the RTÉ Radio 1 Book Show on December 8, writes:
Last year The Rick O’Shea Book Club Christmas Appeal raised over €51,000 in aid of the Peter McVerry Trust’s work helping those who need the most help in the middle of Ireland’s homelessness crisis.
Sadly Ireland’s homelessness crisis hasn’t improved in the intervening 12 months.
This year I want us to raise even more so here’s what you can do:Donate the price of an average second hand book – €5.
We start now and the appeal closes on New Year’s Eve.