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Welcome to the Official Site for the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Myles Scully, Division One of Yonkers, New York! We are the oldest and largest Irish-American Organization in the United States, and we are dedicated to live by our organization's motto, "FRIENDSHIP, UNITY and CHRISTIAN CHARITY." The Yonkers Division was established on November 1, 1890. Thanks for visiting and we hope you enjoy our new and improved site!

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Monday, August 4, 2014

Yonkers AOH Presented Charites Award at National Convention 2014



A.O.H. National Board Recognizes Yonkers Division for Charities Program

 
The National AOH Charity and Mission Award

     The National Board of The Ancient Order of Hibernians presented The Myles Scully Division #1 of Yonkers with an award recognizing its outstanding Charities and Missions work at The AOH National Convention held recently in St. Louis, Missouri.

     The National Charities and Missions Award is presented to those Division’s whose work best exemplifies the motto of The AOH “Friendship, Unity and Christian Charity”.  The Myles Scully Division reported over $25,000 in charitable donations for year ending 2013, as well as recorded over 1,600 man hours of volunteer work from all of its members.

There were many winners of The National Charity Award
    
     “It was wonderful to have The National Board recognize all of the hard work that our members have done over the last year” said Division President Kevin Ellis, “Much of the credit belongs to our Charities Chairman Jack McDonald, but it was a total team effort and the results speak for themselves”. 

     For more information about the National AOH/Hibernian Charity program, please visit their website at:







Tuesday, July 1, 2014

The AOH 2014 National Convention



Ancient Order of Hibernians to Host National Convention in St. Louis
 
Meet Me In St. Louis!   The AOH National Convention 2014


     Members of The Ancient Order of Hibernians from around the United States will gather for their 2014 National Convention in St. Louis, Missouri later this month.  The convention will be held in The Renaissance Grand Hotel of St. Louis, a 5 star hotel located along the Mississippi River and adjacent to the famous Gateway Arch.

   
The 2014 AOH National Convention Logo
     
      The convention will run from July 30th – August 3rd and will include business sessions as well as events held in and around the downtown area. The delegates will have a full schedule of events over the course of The Convention.  There will be National Board elections, resolution considerations, and several proposed changes to the National Constitution.


Anne Anderson, Irish Ambassador

      The Convention Committee has announced that there will be two VIP Guest Speakers at The Convention.  Anne Anderson, The Irish Ambassador to The United States, will address the Convention on Friday Night.  The Installation Dinner will feature Martin O Muilleoir, member of Sinn Fein an the current Lord Mayor of Belfast as speaker.

 
Martin O Muilleoir, (Sinn Fein) Lord Mayor of Belfast

     For more information about The AOH 2014 National Convention in St. Louis, please visit the convention website at:




Saturday, June 7, 2014

Commodore John Barry Medal Winners for 2014



Yonkers A.O.H. Announces Recipients of Scholastic Award – The Commodore Barry Memorial Medal for 2014


Commodore John Barry- The Father of The United States Navy


The Officers and Members of Division One are proud to announce this year’s winners of The Commodore John Barry Memorial Medal!
 
The Commodore John Barry Medal is worn around the neck


The award is made available to all Catholic Elementary Schools in the city of Yonkers each year.  The award is given to a graduating student who excels in U.S. History and/or Social Studies.  A total of 7 schools chose to participate in this year's award program.  The recipients are listed as follows:


Sacred Heart School – Ryan Maguire

St. Ann’s School – Daniela Gonzalez

St. John the Baptist School – Kevin Graham

St. Anthony’s School – Jordan Laevsky

St. Peter’s School – Roberto Valez

St. Paul the Apostle School – Rudolph Pflaumer

St. Eugene’s School – Tiffany Lacroix


The award is dedicated to the memory of Commodore John Barry, an Irish Catholic immigrant who is recognized as the father of the United States Navy.  He was awarded Navy Commission #1 by President George Washington in 1798, making him the first flag officer of the U.S. Navy.  Commodore John Barry's accomplishments embody the immigrant struggle for success and serves as an example for all young students today.

Closeup-The Commodore John Barry Medal for Excellence in U.S. History
 

Congratulations to this Year’s Winners!

To learn more about Commodore John Barry
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DIVISION OFFICERS

Chaplain
Father Eric Raaser

President
Kevin Ellis

Vice President
Jim Walsh

Recording Secretary

Robert Eggen

Financial Secretary
Dan Mulvey

Treasurer
Mike Morley

Chairman Standing
Committee

Dennis O'Brien

Marshal
Ronan O'Brien

Sentinel
Scott McGown

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Mailing Address:

A.O.H. Myles Scully
Division One
P.O. Box 1020
Yonkers, NY 10703

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