Lent has begun, may we all have the strength!

Our February Meeting was held at the Beirut Restaurant with an outstanding attendance.

FINAL CHANCE, Daughters of Penelope, Dodona Chapter #24 and AHEPA Ypsilanti #118 are inviting the Toledo Community  to the Buckeye District 11 Governor’s Testimonial Luncheon in honor of Joyce Anagnos, District Governor, Daughters of Penelope, Erika Pantelakos, District Governor, Maids of Athena, and Dr. John Urse, District Governor AHEPA. The luncheon will be on March 11th, 2017, at 12:30 pm. The location is Georgio’s, Café International 426 N. Superior Street, Toledo, Ohio. Cost is $35.00 per person. Contact Marian Capranica at 419-540-1160 for reservations.  Seating is limited; please make your reservation promptly.

The Maids of Athena are having a Testimonial Dinner for Grand President Tria Charnas on April 29, 2017, in Cleveland, Ohio.  Details will be forthcoming.

AHEPA Buckeye District Foundation Scholarship form is available on http://www.bsf.buckeyedistrict11.org/ until March 31, 2017.  Applicants must be

  • Entering college or in undergraduate school
  • Members in good standing of AHEPA, Daughters of Penelope, Sons of Pericles or Maids of Athena in District 11
  • Children of members in good standing of AHEPA or Daughters of Penelope in District 11

AHEPA National Scholarships are available on http://www.ahepa.org/Education-Scholarships.htm and must be postmarked by March 31, 2017.

Don’t miss out on 2017 DOP Dodona #24 Chapter Scholarship. Deadline is April 21, 2017. Just google Daughters of Penelope Dodona #24 and our site will appear. National Scholarship information for 2017 is available on Daughters of Penelope website.  Deadline for National Scholarship is May 1, 2017.

Daughters of Penelope Annual Spring Bake Sale will be on Sunday, April 9th from 10:00am to 1:00pm.  Don’t miss out on your favorite treats, preorders are available.  Order forms are available Sunday during coffee hour or check your email and mail.

Several projects are in the works! This spring is shaping up to be very interesting. Stay tuned for further detail.

Your 2017 dues need to be paid NOW, the amount is $45.00.   Please bring your dues to the March meeting or mail them to Sophie Stathopoulos, Treasurer, 6535 Cornwall Court, Sylvania, OH  43560. Please make your checks payable to Daughters of Penelope.

Our next meeting and dinner will be March 2nd, 2017. We will be having a joint meeting and a delicious dinner with AHEPA at the Community Center.

For each petal on the shamrock
This brings a wish your way-
Good health, good luck, and happiness
For today and everyday.
                                 – Author Unknown