University of Iowa Libraries Archives of the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs
Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs
Organized 1893, at Des Moines
Admitted to the General Federation of Women's Clubs
May 19, 1893
Iowa was the first state organization to join the General Federation of Women's Clubs. GFWC/Iowa is
proud to be a member of the largest and oldest volunteer organization in the world. Although there is a great diversity
in ages, interests, areas of expertise and experience of GFWC/Iowa members, all are united by a dedication to implement charitable,
educational, and service programs in the State.
GFWC/Iowa Points with pride to:
Participating in the establishment of Iowa's libraries and the State Library Commission.
Awarding thousands of dollars each year in scholarships to Iowa students.
Being a Sponsor of Iowa's Talented and Gifted "Future Problem Solving Bowl" and Iowa History day.
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