In the spring 2020 newsletter, you can read about our newest staff member, how religious inspire us to be our best selves, and more. Read the newsletter.
In the winter 2019 newsletter, you can read why donors support SOAR!, see photos from our recent awards dinners, and learn how, because of you, SOAR! continues its mission. Read the newsletter.
WASHINGTON — Support Our Aging Religious — SOAR! — honored Dr. Carolyn Woo and United Bank at its 33rd annual Awards Dinner in Washington on Nov. 1. The gala, held at the Embassy of Italy, is a major fundraiser for SOAR!, which provides grants to religious congregations to meet the immediate needs of their retired and infirm [[…]
WASHINGTON — At an awards dinner in New York on September 18, SOAR! — Support Our Aging Religious —honored Father Edwin Leahy, O.S.B.; Sister Gerardine Mueller, OP; and the Notre Dame Clubs of the Archdiocese of New York. The gala, held at the New York Athletic Club, is a major fundraiser for SOAR!, which provides grants to [[…]
SOAR! is pleased to announce its 2019 grant awardees!
WASHINGTON ― At its May meeting, the board of directors for SOAR! – Support Our Aging Religious ― approved $1.3 million in grants to assist aging Catholic sisters, brothers and priests in religious orders. These grants will be distributed to 74 Catholic religious congregations of men and women in 17 states and the District of Columbia; they will benefit 9036 senior men and women religious. The [[…]
In the spring 2019 newsletter, read about how SOAR! donors help Sisters get around, Sister Joan and Sister Carol share their stories, and more. Read the newsletter.
In the winter 2018 newsletter, read about how assistive listening devices spread smiles, learn why donor David Thompson supports SOAR!, see pictures from our fall events, and more.
WASHINGTON — The SOAR! Annual Awards Dinner in Washington honored Sister Mary Bourdon, RJM and law firm Jones Day for their respective service and leadership in local, national and global communities. Proceeds from this event on November 2 benefit SOAR!, which provides funding to meet the immediate needs of aging Catholic sisters, brothers and priests across the United States. Sister Mary Bourdon, a Religious of Jesus [[…]
Attendees gathered at the SOAR! New York City Awards Dinner to honor four individuals, and pay tribute to the far-reaching impact of men and women religious