Debbie Deegan

Author, Speaker and Founder of the charity To Children With Love

Debbie is an ordinary person who has achieved extraordinary things.

Using her infectious passion and total belief in the power of human
potential she has changed the lives of thousands of children
through her charity work. Debbie believes that anyone can tap
into the power of their potential if they are prepared to take a step.

Debbie Deegan

Debbie Deegan  is the Founder and Managing Director of the charity To Children with Love. She is also a published author of two books.

She is well recognised from her national and international TV and radio appearances and was the recipient of a Unesco Tolerance Award, Irish International Person of the Year Award, Social Entrepreneur of the Year award among many others. She is also a Certified Life Coach.

Debbie is an inspiring presenter, and her message is simple but powerful: that individuals can make a huge difference in their own lives and if they choose in the lives of others.

Recently, she has been hired by Qualtrics, Aughinish AluminaVision International and Kellogg.

Stepping into your purpose

Authentic leadership

Championing diversity

How to get from ordinary to extraordinary

Resilience, grit and finding inspiration

"From that first meeting with Debbie, I have always been struck by her energy and optimism [...] Her complete dedication to those children is both moving and inspiring. Debbie’s skill and honesty in telling her story and their stories deserve to be shared with as many people as possible." - Gerard Michael MacCarthy,
Director, Enterprise Ireland Russia/CIS; Head of the Commercial Department, The Embassy of Ireland, Moscow; Founder, The Irish Film Festival (Moscow).

"Debbie's gift is that she has the ability to talk to any audience as though she is talking directly to one person. Her humanity appeals to those of all walks of life [...] She was a wonderful addition to our programme" - Alexander Zhbanov, Head of Representative Office, Vision International People Group Public Limited (Cyprus)

"I have been fortunate to work with Debbie Deegan on many occasions [...] Her many personal stories make her speeches special
authentic and riveting. I wholeheartedly recommend her as a motivational speaker" - Damian Clancy, Chairman of Aughinish Alumina, Adjunct Professor, Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick

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