Cottey Care Packages

Iowa State Chapter is lucky to sponsor 12 students attending Cottey College in the 2024-2025 school year as well as sponsor Iowa Suite in P.E.O. Hall. We have a few slots left to send care packages to our students – please reach out to Julie Peters at to sign up!

Fire Up Chapter Challenge: Chapter OV

Chapter OV members met the challenge to show up for their meeting wearing their P.E.O. pins. You can see the glow of success on their faces. They are off to achieve the next Chapter Challenge!     Don’t forget to work on your own Chapter Challenges! Find out how here:

Technology News from your Iowa P.E.O. Membership Committee

Greetings, Iowa chapter technology chairs! The P.E.O. International website is host to a wealth of information curated to support members and local chapter officers, enhance leadership skills, facilitate programs, maintain our organization’s rich history, and ensure consistency of operations across our states, provinces and districts. If you’d like to explore a topic, are curious about a process or need a …

P.E.O. Visit Day – Saturday, October 5, 2024

The Iowa Cottey College Committee is offering the opportunity to have any Iowa sister’s P.E.O. Visit Day registration covered by the committee. This is valid for the first 15 sisters who sign up for P.E.O. Visit Day through the committee. Please reach out to Kelly Spong at or 703-944-4974. Click HERE for more information on this special day at …

Iowa Chapter Challenge

Have fun this year by participating in our Chapter Challenge! See how many of the items your chapter can check off. If you complete half or more of these it is sure to raise your chapter to new heights!! Make sure you share all that your chapter is doing on our Iowa Sate Facebook Group or with our historian: …

Chapter EZ Anita

Chapter EZ Anita celebrated “National Fruits and Vegetables Month” with a summer brunch on June 5, 2024.

Fire Up!

Fun information that was shared at the Meet the Board Zoom on June 17 is available by Checking it out! here and on the Membership Resources page. Ways to Fire Up with P.E.O.!

Executive Board

Here to serve is the 2024-2025 Iowa State Chapter Executive Board L-R: Rachael Buresh, Organizer; Pam Schulz, Vice President; Lisa Reindl, President; Jenny Stalder, Treasurer; Marilyn Rippy, Secretary

2024 Iowa State Chapter Convention Report

The 2024 convention report is now available for giving convention reports to your chapters. Take the time to relive the weekend of Iowa State Chapter business, buzz sessions, entertainment, renewing friendships and meeting new sisters. A huge thank you to Mindi Rees for for putting this wonderful report together! Thank you, Mindi! 2024 Iowa State Convention Report for local chapters …

So God Made a P.E.O.

So God Made a P.E.O. This beautiful poem written by Jacquie McTaggert, BD, Independence was shared during the Time of Remembrance at our Iowa Convention.  Click to read So God Made a P.E.O.