News Release – April 25, 2019

Welcome to our website. We invite you to click through the tabs at the top of the HOME PAGE. Below is a summary of what you will find.

ABOUT “CRBF” – Discover the many facets of the Cardinal Ritter Birthplace Foundation (CRBF); its Mission and Goals, Board of Directors, Ritter Birthplace Restoration, chronology of activities since 2002, our Historical Marker, Ritter Museum, and Ritter Park.

CARDINAL RITTER – Read a quick, yet detailed, biography of Cardinal Ritter; enjoy a chronology of Cardinal Ritter’s life, his Coat of Arms, and more.

EVENTS/PROJECTS – Learn about group tours, our annual Lecture & Irish Coffee night, the annual S. Ellen Jones Neighborhood Festival, the Ritter Rose Garden, and an amazing bronze sculpture project in the planning stage.

We also feature information about our tenants at the Cardinal Ritter House, a list of newspaper features published over the years, photos galore, and ways for you to SUPPORT our projects and events.

Finally, when you become a “Friend of Cardinal Ritter,” we will happily keep you informed of CRBF news. Use our CONTACT page to send us your postal address and email.

“Work hard. Pray hard. Don’t worry!”


The Board of Directors
Cardinal Ritter Birthplace Foundation.