Elected Officers and Convention Delegates

Just a REMINDER that it is vital that the report of elected officers and convention delegates be submitted at www.peointernational.org immediately after elections.  There is a great amount of data that is used for communications and convention preparation that depends on your accurate and timely reporting. EVEN IF THE OFFICERS DID NOT CHANGE, THE YEAR MUST BE UPDATED.  Furthermore, I cannot express …

Membership Moment

Happy Spring everyone!  This is one of the best times of year as we slowly warm up and enjoy the beautiful weather with the new buds getting ready to blossom.  As we ponder on our gardens and what we will plant this year, let us give some thought about how we will continue to grow our local chapters.  For those …

New Iowa Initiates

 Welcome New Iowa Initiates Welcome New Iowa Initiates is a new feature of the Iowa P.E.O. website.  The Membership Committee is leading the effort to provide statewide recognition to our new P.E.O. initiates.  It is wonderful to see all of the new members coming into our Sisterhood, and especially exciting to see how many chapters initiated new members during a …

Iowa Unaffiliate Coordinator

We would like to introduce Cindy Nielsen who was recently appointed Iowa Unaffiliate Coordinator. Cindy will help find new homes for unaffiliate sisters living in Iowa. She will be contacting chapters as she works toward this goal. Cindy was initiated into chapter GB Alta in 1980 on the same day as her biological sister. She has served in every office in …

SPONSORS NEEDED FOR COTTEY GIFT BOXES

Eleven young Iowa women have begun the second semester at Cottey, and we want to wish them well. Usually at state convention P.E.O. chapters are able to sign up to show support to the young women from Iowa who attend Cottey or live in the Iowa Suite. With the 2020 convention being cancelled, we were not able to sign up …

Chapter Yearbooks

          NEW for 2021! 2021-2022 Yearbooks may be submitted electronically via the Iowa P.E.O. website.  You still have the option of mailing two copies of your 2021-2022 Yearbook to the current Secretary of Iowa State Chapter no later than October 1, 2021. Please note that if you submit the yearbook electronically, it will not be displayed …

Iowa P.E.O. Project Fund, Inc.

Open Iowa Philanthropies tab to Iowa P.E.O. Project Fund, Inc. Begin using our concise and easy-to-use tools today! Current application forms dated 2020 Handy chapter resources Our contemporary logo  

COVID 19-THE PATH FORWARD

The Executive Board of International Chapter has put together the following video (around 25 minutes) to share the decisions and directives for re-opening P.E.O. gatherings. The message reinforces that our focus and priority continue to be the health and safety of our members. As a reminder, it is the chapter’s choice whether or not to hold meetings starting in September—and …

Iowa State Chapter History Committee

Extra! Extra!  Read All About it! The History Committee of Iowa State Chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood needs to hear from every Iowa Chapter this year. Your activities are important in preserving the memory and legacy of the P.E.O. Sisterhood in Iowa. Please send information about your Chapter’s activities so that all Iowa Chapters are represented in this year’s history …