The Ancient Order of Hibernians is an Irish Catholic fraternal organization that was founded in 1836. It is active throughout the world and has a local Hall in Babylon. The organization is active in the community, promoting and protecting Irish heritage and historically aiding new immigrants. It has boys' and girls' programs and facilitates exchanges through Project Children that allow youth to travel across the Atlantic. It has a strong Catholic heritage as well, and traditionally supports right to life and similar initiatives. Events and activities are held regularly.