Newton Chapters

P.E.O. Sisters in Newton began working in the cemetery to care for the gravesite of Alice Virginia Coffin. Alice and other family members are buried in Newton Union Cemetery, Section 6 Lot 7 Block 4. In March of 2022, a tornado skirted the edge of Newton and the spire of the family monument was toppled. The spire will be picked …

Chapter OV, Cedar Falls

Chapter OV enjoyed a day trip to Pella hosted by former OV member Diane Carlstone, Chapter ND, Pella.

Chapter GB, Alta

  May 10, 1922 Chapter GB was organized. We’re so proud to belong to this wonderful organization that supports women and helps them reach for the stars. All because of the beliefs of seven young women, we are still here over 150 years later. Congrats to all chapter sisters for 100 years!

Membership Moment

How Does Your Chapter Imagine, Create and Inspire?  Each year our chapter uses the President’s theme to guide our planning for programs.  Here are some ways 2 chapters used Carol’s theme! Chapter DF, Toledo was “Inspired by Others” and had a guest speaker Tieranny Keahna present her work on Native American History. In October our theme was “Inspiring Healthy Beginnings.”  …

Chapter LA, Des Moines

Chapter LA decorated cookies for our social meeting on April 26! Appropriately 26 sisters and guests enjoyed learning from Holly Hintz of Prairie Rose Desserts. We all decorated one cookie to resemble our P.E.O. pin and another cookie to represent the P.E.O. daisy. We had two extra cookies to decorate as we wanted to. Great fun was had by all …

Officers of Local Chapters

    Good News! The updated Instructions to Officers of Local Chapters (IOLC) is now available on the International website.  Click here to get it.

REMINDER-Update Chapter Officers!

Corresponding secretaries, remember to update your chapter officers and convention delegate.  This is completed on the International  P.E.O  website under Resource Library> Local Chapter Officers > Corresponding Secretary forms> Report of Elections of Officers of Local Chapter. Note: Even if the officers did not change, she must go in and log in the 2022 Election Date and Initiation Date and …

COVID-19 Resources

Click on the link for updated information concerning the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ceremony of Initiation

Starting July 1, 2022, members will join the P.E.O. Sisterhood through our beautiful Ceremony of Initiation. The ritual is often a highlight of our member experience — both as a new member and current member. Our Ceremony of Initiation provides greater meaning than formally bringing in a new member. Hearing the words reminds us all of the meaning behind our …

P.E.O. Questions

Do you, or your chapter members, have questions relating to P.E.O., including P.E.O. policies and procedures? At your next meeting, discuss with your chapter which questions they would like to ask. Click here to fill out a form to submit to your State Organizer.