Our History

1989 – Our organization began with a 300 square foot space offering books that promoted the teachings of the Catholic faith.

1992 – Incorporated as a non-profit organization. We then moved to an 800 square foot facility to serve more souls.

2000 – Built a 7,500 square foot facility that included a chapel, meeting room and gift shop.

2004 – Launched the Living Bread Radio Network with AM 1060. We have since added 94.5 FM in Canton and 89.5 FM in Youngstown.

2014 – Founded the The Mother Angelica Tour to honor the early life of Rita Rizzo, a native of Canton, Ohio. She is also the foundress of the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN).

2017 – Completed construction of the Lourdes Grotto, the highlight of our outdoor Rosary Garden.

2020 – Opened the Mother Angelica Museum. Designed to honor the legacy of Mother Mary Angelica, Canton native.

Future – The future is bright. We ask you to join us on the journey of building a Catholic legacy!