Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Inc.

Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Inc.

Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Inc.

Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Inc.

Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Inc.

Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Inc.

Friendship, Unity and Christian Charity

About Us

Bereaved Victims of Irish Conflict Travel to Westminster to Oppose Legacy Bill of Shame

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Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians Inc. Appeal: Stand Up Against Injustice by the British Government

Throughout our history, members of the Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians Inc. (LAOH) have taken stands to assisted those in need. We take to heart the statement from Pope Paul VI “If you want peace, work for justice.” The United States was instrumental in the Good Friday Agreement. The Good Friday Agreement was ratified by the people of Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland on May 22, 1998. The British Government is placing this Agreement in
jeopardy against the will of the people... read more here...

May 16, 2022: Relatives for Justice stage a protest outside Hillsborough castle as Prime Minister Boris Johnson holds talks with leaders of Northern Ireland's main political parties in Hillsborough, Northern Ireland. GETTY IMAGES

The Ancient Order of Hibernians was originally established to defend Irish Catholic immigrants in the US before the famine. Photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Roll Call/Getty

Irish Catholic body in US moves to open its doors to women after nearly 200 years



"Plans by Ancient Order of Hibernians has led to rift with leadership of parallel ladies’ organisation"

Join us for the Testimonial Breakfast Roast for The LAOH National President Karen Keane


When: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 Time: 9:00 AM
Place: Wyndham Grand Hotel, Pittsburgh, the Convention Hotel
Price: $55.00 includes plated breakfast, Mimosa Bar, and breakfast stuff

Interested is roasting the President, see our website ( under
´Presidential Breakfastµ to make your donation to a local Pittsburgh Charity
($25.00 for 3 minutes for attendees only)

Click here for the form for the meal.

Click here for the form for the Roast.

L.A.O.H. Spirit of St. Brigid Charity Project at our LAOH National Convention, Pittsburgh PA, July 2022

This LAOH Charity project was started as a hands-on charity project that we may do together as a group of Hibernian sisters. We have done this project at every convention since the project was started in New Orleans in 2008.

This year we will be helping the two charities:

    • Center for Victims, which is a domestic violence shelter in Pittsburgh PA.
    • The Red Door Kitchen at Divine Mercy Parish (2 blocks from convention hotel.)

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Sponsors and Volunteers Form

More Information:

Learn more about the activities and programs the LAOH offers below.

Embracing Our Heritage Program

State Contacts

Division Photos

Important Websites

Constitution, Ritual and Forms

Lady Hibernian Herald

Media Center

Division/County/ State Newsletters


Junior Membership is available for young ladies ages 6 to 18, who are practicing Roman Catholic and of Irish descent.

Scholarship Opportunities

National History Day

In Memoriam

Our Sisters who have been called home to God in the past year. 

Members Only

National Board Page

125 Years of LAOH History Commemoration Book

LAOH National Board

National Chaplain- Father Ryan Duns, SJ

Karen Keane

Marilyn Madigan

Mary Ann Lubinsky

Sandi Swift

Mary T. Leathem

Cathy Turck

Margaret “Peggy” Cornish

Dolores Desch

Gail Dapolito

Kim DePeaux

Maire Kilbane Leffel

Mary Jo Rawlins

Siobhan Dennehy

Cathie Norton Doherty

Brianna Curran

Beth Zuczek

Auditor- Christina Parisi

National Legal Counsel- Ann Durkin Fisher

Tax Expert- Kathryn Keane

Contact Us

If you need to contact us please email us below. 

If you have questions on joining a division select the “State Contacts”  to find a division in your area.

Brianna M. Curran

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