Join former All-Star Clare hurler, author and charity founder, Tony Griffin, for a special conversation with the the author of Hitching for Hope and host of the Love and Courage podcast, Ruairí McKiernan. It’s guaranteed to be a night to remember. The pair will talk GAA, community, leadership, youth, mental health, mindset, masculinity, spirituality and much more. There’ll also be live music, plenty of craic and spot prizes.
A portion of proceeds will go to youth programmes offered in Clare by the Soar and Elevate foundations. The evening is presented by glór, the Gaelic Players Association, the Armada Hotel and the Clare Champion.
Ruairí McKiernan is a multi award winning Irish social innovator, community campaigner, consultant, writer and public speaker. He is the founder of the pioneering SpunOut youth organisation, and helped set-up the Uplift and the A Lust For Life non-profits. In 2012 the President of Ireland Michael D Higgins appointed Ruairí to the Council of State, a constitutional advisory body. Ruairí is the recipient of numerous awards, including a Fulbright fellowship, and he contributes regularly to the media on youth, health, community and social justice issues.