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SOAR! display at DC dinner

SOAR! on the road

Raising awareness is an important part of our mission here at SOAR! This year, we are excited to exhibit at a number of events across the country.

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Father Hull

Father Frank Hull, SSJ

At 92, Father Frank Hull, SSJ is a man with a mission.

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Sister Rita Kane at a buffet station

Sister Rita Kane, SSJ

98 year young Sister Rita Kane, SSJ, shares her story and wisdom.

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Sister Mary George Kissel teaches a student.

Sister Mary George Kissel, OSB

In her 76 years as a Sister of St. Benedict of Ferdinand, Indiana, Sister Mary George Kissel, OSB, has opened minds and changed lives. Read her story.

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Sister stands up with Smart Stand

SOAR! grant gives Sisters a lift

Thanks to a 2015 grant from SOAR!, the Benedictine Sisters of St. Paul’s Monastery in St. Paul, Minnesota were able to purchase equipment to help aging Sisters stand safely and securely. Ten Sisters live in the healthcare center at the Monastery and some require assistance getting out of bed or standing up from a chair. The new Smart…

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“I am the one who’s blessed.”

With vibrant spirits and hearts full of love, the Josephites have faithfully fulfilled this mission since 1871.

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Introducing Founders’ Grants

In this 30th anniversary year, SOAR! announces a new funding opportunity – The Founders’ Grant.

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Christmas candle in tree

Merry Christmas from SOAR!

Thank you for making a difference in the lives of elderly Sisters, Priests and Brothers across the country.

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Presents under the tree - SOAR! Fresh Ways to Give 2015

A Fresh Way To Give

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year…” the Christmas favorite goes. For many of us, that means not just shopping for presents, but also thinking of ways to help organizations that do important work, like Support Our Aging Religious. In the busy days leading to the celebration of Christmas, it’s great to know that…

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Fr. Francis

New showers answer need at Abbey

Thanks to a grant from SOAR!, St. Joseph’s Abbey in Spencer, Massachusetts, were finally able to fix a leak and restore two handicap showers.

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