The deadline for submitting entries is now Friday, 29th October, with the winners announced on Sunday, 31st October!
This October get creative and build a brilliant fort or castle to enter into the Peter McVerry Trust Forts & Castles competition.
Create your dream fort or castle any way you like – build it with blankets or cardboard, paint it or draw it! Big or small, real or not – every masterpiece is welcome.
The money you raise will support our work with families who are experiencing homelessness.
Our purpose-built family homeless services are designed to temporarily house families while they seek a long-term solution to their housing need. The services allow families to maintain independent living, build their life-skills and engage effectively with Peter McVerry Trust to find a new home.
On Sunday, 31st October, our panel of expert judges will pick two winners!
We have two great prizes up for grabs.
- Cardboard Magic have kindly donated a fantastic colour-in house for the winning family, and the winning school will recieve a collection of their products to complete together!
- Arckit is a collection of architectural model kits that encourage learning while playing. The winning family will also recieve one product, while the school will again recieve a collection to complete as a class!
To enter, all you have to do is set up a fundraising page by clicking the "Start Fundraising" button. any amount you raise will help us to support familes like you out of homelessness across Ireland.
€50 - Activity packs with games and stationary for children living in our homeless services
€100 - A selection of books for children living in our homeless services
€150 - Large arts and crafts sets for our family homeless services
Raised to date : € 207.35