Our Founder


Who started FH. . .

Russian Emigre Baroness Catherine de Hueck Doherty, daughter of Russian Orthodox father & Roman Catholic Polish mother.

Recipient of the Russian St.George Cross in her early years,and the Order of Canada in 1976 (d.12/14/1985).

Founder also of Madonna House, and the book, They Called Her the Baroness, by Lorene Hanley Duquin, (ALBA House Publishers, 1-800-343-ALBA)

Albert Schorsch, III has also written a biographical sketch of Catherine for the National Center for the Laity's publication, Initiatives.