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Applications for the 2024 Maurice A. Donahue Memorial Scholarship are being accepted.  Application and all required documentation must be postmarked or received no later than May 17, 2024.  See Scholarship page for criteria to apply, application link.

LAOH will be preparing PB&J sandwiches for Kate's Kitchen on Saturday, May 4th at 10am.  If you would like to join us, please contact Rosalie Pratt at 413.532.1677 for more information.

Thanks to those that marched with us at the Holyoke St Patrick's Day parade.  It was a fun time!  No rain for the Hibernians, 'tis a blessing.

AOH and LAOH have announced the 2024 Man and Woman of the Year.  Congrats to John Gaughan & Patty Clayton.  Well deserved recognition for both.  See attached articles from The Republican and Catholic Mirror.

AOH has also announced Jim Kelly as the 2024 Christian Charity Award RecipientCongratulations to Jim!  See attached article from The Republican and the Catholic Mirror.

Except for Monday holidays:  AOH and LAOH meetings have resumed on the first Monday of the month 6:00 p.m. for the LAOH and 7:00 p.m. for the men.  Hope to see you there.  

The LAOH State Board officers were voted-in at the State Convention on Saturday,  May 6th.  Congrats to our Barbara Twohig (State President) and Noranne Duquette (State Vice President).  We are so proud of you!!!!

The 2023 LAOH quilt drawing was held on Saturday, April 15th at the Irish Cultural Center in West Springfiled.  Thank you to all who supported our fundraiser.  Proceeds go towards the Maurice A. Donahue Memorial Scholarship.  The winner was Leon Moultrie - see attached photo and thank you letter.

Read about the History of the Ancient Order of Hibernians.

AOH_LAOH announce Membership Drive.  Contact AOH Fran Hennessey (413.785.5687) or LAOH President Paula Paoli (413.210.6031) if you have candidates or need more information.  Applications for membership are always availabe on the Membership page.