ArchCare Among Honorees at Gala Benefiting Aging Religious
Publication: Catholic New York
SOAR!—Support Our Aging Religious—is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a gala dinner on Wednesday, Sept. 21, in Manhattan.
This year, the board of directors will honor ArchCare, the health care ministry of the Archdiocese of New York; Father James Martin, S.J., editor at large of the Jesuit magazine America; and Sister Mary O’Neill, P.B.V.M., of Newburgh Ministry.
The celebration begins with a 6 p.m. cocktail reception at the New York Athletic Club, 180 Central Park South. Dinner follows at 7 p.m.
Proceeds for the dinner benefit SOAR!, which offers grants to meet the immediate needs of aging Catholic sisters, brothers and priests. This year, it provided nearly $1 million in grants to religious communities across the United States.