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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, 1891. Thanks for visiting and we hope you enjoy our new and improved site!

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General Membership Meeting


Wednesday,
May 1, 2019
7:00 PM

Clarke's Bar & Rest.

1275 Saw Mill River Rd
Yonkers, NY 10710
(914) 376-5995



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Monday, January 29, 2018

Yonkers AOH Supports Benefit for Luke in Yonkers



Yonkers AOH Supports Benefit for Boy Diagnosed with Bone Cancer

Division #1 members Stephen McDonagh, Mike Morley and Kevin Ellis
 with Event Organizers at the Benefit for Luke Event at Rory Dolan's

     A benefit was held this past weekend at Rory Dolan’s in Yonkers for a young man who is battling bone cancer. Luke Gallagher is 11 years old and is the youngest of seven children.  He was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma and has already gone thru many treatments of chemotherapy as well as several surgeries to have his legs reconstructed.  He is currently in the process of learning to walk again but is still facing at least another 10 rounds of chemo in the future.  Luke older brother Eoghan serves as the Financial Secretary of the AOH Division #17 of New Rochelle, New York.

Capacity Crowd at the Benefit for Luke in Yonkers

     The event, which was in the planning stages for several months, featured live music, dancing performances, gift basket raffles and an autographed sports memorabilia auction. A very special 70 foot long “gaming trailer” was also brought in so kids could spend time playing video games throughout the day.

Items in the Sports Memorabilia Auction at the Benefit for Luke

     The Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH) Division #1 of Yonkers was honored to participate and presented the family with a $500 dollar pledge of support at the event.  If you would like to get involved and help the fundraising effort, you can visit a website dedicated to helping raise funds for Luke and the difficult challenges he faces going forward.  

Note: Photos by Kevin Fitzgerald

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Cardinal Dolan Celebrates Mass at Sacred Heart in Yonkers



Cardinal Dolan Celebrates Mass Commemorating Casey Beatification

Cardinal Timothy Dolan Celebrated Mass at Sacred Heart in Yonkers

     The Archbishop of New York, Timothy Cardinal Dolan visited Sacred Heart Parish in Yonkers this past weekend the celebrate a special Mass commemorating the beatification of Fr. Solanus Casey, who could become the first American Born Man to be declared a Saint of the Catholic Church.  Fr. Solanus Casey was assigned to Sacred Heart Parish from 1904-1918.

Blessed Fr. Solanus Casey OFM

     Beatification is the next to last step in the process for canonization. It means the Fr. Solanus may be referred to as “Blessed” and has the capacity to intercede on behalf of individuals who pray in his name.

Members of Division #1 Yonkers Preparing for Mass at Sacred Heart Church


     The mass was attended by over 30 members of Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH) Division #1 of Yonkers to recognize Fr. Solanus Casey’s Irish Heritage and the 126 year partnership the AOH has with Sacred Heart Parish.  The Yonkers Division was established in Sacred Heart in November of 1891, the same year Fr. Solanus entered the St. Francis Seminary in Milwaukee.


Cardinal Dolan with Yonkers AOH Members at Sacred Heart Church Hall

     Cardinal Dolan also met and spoke with the parishioners of Sacred Heat at a reception held in the church hall after the mass.


Cardinal Dolan with Yonkers Hibernians Peter Van Slyck and Ken O'Brien

     For more information about the life and works of Fr. Solanus Casey, you can visit the Fr. Solanus Casey Guild Website at:






DIVISION OFFICERS


Chaplain

Rev. Matt Janeczko OFM

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

Email Address:

aohyonkers@gmail.com

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