The Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians, Inc. is an Irish Catholic organization. Its purpose is to
promote friendship, unity, and Christian charity among its members, assist the people of Ireland in establishing an Irish
Republic and aid the sick, aged, blind, and infirmed by participation in Catholic Action activities. These activities are
divided into three classes: spiritual, charitable, and civic.
4 is the only Ladies AOH in Delaware County, Pennsylvania.
The Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians has a presence in twenty-six states
and in DC. Our work today includes the propagation of our Holy Faith, and to keep before our country and the world the fact
that the Irish and their descendants are foremost among the people of the world in faith, in patriotism, in a sense of justice,
and in the spirit of self sacrifice in their love of true liberty and peace. The organization has made charitable financial
contributions to both national and local groups.
If you are interested in becoming a member you must be Irish by birth,
descent or adoption, the mother of a Hibernian or the mother of a junior member. You must also be a practicing Catholic not
less than 16 years of age. $30 annual dues.
Our members hail from ALDAN, CLIFTON HEIGHTS, COLLINGDALE, DREXEL HILL,
FOLSOM, GLENOLDEN, HAVERTOWN, LANSDOWNE, MACUNGIE, MEDIA, MILMONT PARK, MORTON, NORWOOD, PHILADELPHIA, RIDLEY PARK, SEA ISLE
CITY -NJ, SECANE, SPRINGFIELD, SWARTHMORE, and UPPER DARBY.