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The Chapel at the Carmel of Maria Regina

The Aquero Foundation is a religious, non-profit corporation.  As stated in the articles of incorporation and approved by the internal revenue service, the Aquero Foundation “is organized exclusively for charitable purposes in providing resources, services and support to the Carmel of Maria Regina, a convent of the Catholic Church in Lane County, Oregon …”.  The Aquero Foundation is a charitable activity of the Aquero Company.

The purpose of this website is to provide some information about the Carmel to all interested people and in particular to the woman who might be evaluating a possible call to the religious life.  Inquiries of this type are encouraged to be made directly in writing to the Prioress of the Carmel, 87609 Green Hill Road, Eugene, OR 97402.   The phone mail system at the Aquero Foundation 541-686-3117 may also be used for submitting messages to the Sisters, usually the same day. 

If you'd like to speak to one of the Sisters, their direct dial phone number is 541-345-8649.  Often, one of the Sisters will answer.  Otherwise, there is a phone mail system and messages usually will be answered within a day or so.  The Sisters also have a website:  You may reach the Sisters by email at

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