About SOAR!

Support Our Aging Religious raises funds and provides grants to help Catholic religious congregations in the United States care for their elderly and infirm members. These grants address practical immediate needs such as renovations for accessibility, automatic doors, hospital beds and assistive devices. This assistance ensures the safety, peace of mind, and dignity of aging and infirm Sisters, Brothers and Priests. Learn More

Giving to SOAR!

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The generosity of our donors provides the foundation for SOAR!’s vital work. Together with SOAR!, you join with so many others committed to ensuring the safety and dignity of aging religious. Your support brings peace of mind to our aging religious in need.

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Grants for Religious

Learn About the SOAR! Grants Process
Grants from SOAR! are used by religious congregations of Sisters, Brothers, and Priests to improve and ensure the safety and care of their elderly members. Because of this assistance, many more Catholic religious will be able to continue to age with dignity and grace.

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  • 2023 New York Awards Dinner

    September 13 @ 6:00 pm at New York Athletic Club

    37th Annual New York Awards Dinner Wednesday, September 13, 2023 New York Athletic Club 180 Central Park South New York, NY 10019

  • 37th Annual Washington, DC Gala

    November 1 @ 6:00 pm at Embassy of Italy

    37th Annual Washington, DC Gala Wednesday, November 1, 2023 Embassy of Italy 3000 Whitehaven Rd. NW Washington, DC 20008

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Sister Barbara Blackman, SU

February 7th, 2023|Comments Off on Sister Barbara Blackman, SU

Sister Barbara has always been inspired by Sisters. Over the years, Sister Barbara served in many ministries. She was regional superior from 1978 through 1986. In 1990, Sister Barbara went to the Democratic Republic of Congo where she served as a spiritual and formation director for Sisters and men religious.

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