Who we are

Chairman’s welcome

The Pioneer Association has something unique to offer to the Church and the world, says the Chairman, Fr Charles Davy, SJ.

Our history

Fr James Cullen

Founded in Gardiner Street Church in 1898 by Fr James Cullen SJ, the Pioneer Association has played a vital role in Irish society for over a century.

Board Members & Staff

collage of people

A complete list of the board members and staff of the Pioneer Total Abstinence Association as well as members of all national and provincial committees.

Our Mission & Vision

The mission of the Pioneer Association is to help build a society where people can live full lives without being dependent on alcohol or drugs. There is another way...