Katherine Mary Drexel, Catherine Marie Drexel
Date of Birth:
November 26, 1858
Date of Death:
March 3, 1955
As the founder of the order of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, Saint Katherine Drexel shared her wealth for the benefit of the oppressed.
She established schools for Native Americans using her own funds.
Saint Katharine Drexel, S.B.S., (November 26, 1858 – March 3, 1955) was an American Religious Sister, heiress, philanthropist and educator, later canonized as a Roman Catholic saint.