You will have heard "Ireland's Call" today if you are watching the Rugby. You might even have sung along...The Irish Team is out there answering Ireland's Call today and you can too. With your help today we can make a real difference to those who are homeless or at risk. Take a moment, grab your phone and text HOME to 50300 to give €2 to Focus Ireland.100% of your donation goes to Focus Ireland across most network providers. Some operators apply VAT which means a minimum of €1.63 will go to Focus Ireland. Service Provider: LIKECHARITY. Helpline 0766805278.Discover more at bit.ly/Tacklehomelessness

Posted by Focus Ireland on Sunday, 7 February 2016

The Irish Rugby Team Fights Homelessness With This New 'Ireland's Call' Ad

The video asks the people of Ireland to answer a very different call

In an emotional new advertisement, the Irish rugby team show their support for the fight against homelessness.

Three Ireland recently announced that it was giving Focus Ireland a million Euro marketing campaign entitled Together 'We Can Tackle Homelessness', which included this video, with the aim being to raise funds and the awareness of homelessness in Ireland.

The ad features various members of Dublin's homeless community reciting the lyrics of 'Ireland's Call', with Jonathan Sexton and RTÉ commentator Ryle Nugent also contributing.

The video aims to raise awareness of the plight of those living on the streets and raise funds to combat the problem. If you'd like to donate, text HOME to 50300 and €2 will go to Focus Ireland

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