sister-peggy-scarano-1-copySr. Peggy Scarano, OP has been involved in the ministry of fundraising since 1986, having been the Director of Development for her congregation, the Dominican Sisters of Sparkill, NY for 28 years.

Sister Peggy joined the SOAR! staff part-time July 2015 and full time June 2016, proud to be part of ‘The Team’ sharing our mission and purpose as an organization with SOAR!’s benefactors. Making a difference in the lives of retired and infirm members of congregations of men and women throughout our county has become her primary focus.

An active member of the National Catholic Development Conference, from which she received the Bishop Robert Morneau Distinguished Service Award in 2007, Sister has presented at several of their annual conferences and at local, regional gatherings.  Leisure time finds Sr. Peggy reading or, while ‘on the road’ listening to a wide variety of books and ‘catching-up’ on taped shows.