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Dates to Remember 

October 

4-7

Great Lakes Region Conference  

Blue Chip Casino, Michigan City, Indiana

10

Dues Deadline for extra points.

Mail to GFWC Ohio Treasurer – Deidra Devore

11-12

CELEBRATING OUR OFWC 125TH ANNIVERSARY WHERE IT ALL BEGAN! 

Downtown Springfield, OH 

24

GFWC Ohio’s 125th Birthday

 

November

5

Election Day
 

10

Dues Deadline, Mail to GFWC Ohio Treasurer – Deidra Devore
 

11

Veterans Day
 

11

The Buckeye Magazine deadline for Winter Issue, mail or e-mail info to Jonnah Hetzel, Editor
 

15

Deadline for Proposed Resolutions, Mail to Chairman – Kathy Fink
 

15

Deadline for Proposed ByLaws changes, mail to Chairman – Lin Wilken
 

15

GFWC 2020-2022 Administration - Orientation

December 

31

Deadline for Loyal Jonquils Contributions, mail to GFWC Ohio Treasurer – Deidra Devore
31

Final Dues Deadline for Awards eligibility, mail to GFWC Ohio Treasurer – Deidra Devore

A Collect for Clubwomen 

Keep us, oh God, from pettiness;
Let us be large in thought, in word, in deed.
Let us be done with fault-finding
And leave of self-seeking.
May we put away all pretense
And meet each other face to face,
Without self-pity and without prejudice.
May we never be hasty in judgment
And always generous.
Let us take time for all things;
Make us to grow calm, serene, gentle.
Teach us to put into action our better impulses,
Straightforward and unafraid.
Grant that we may realize it is
The little things that create differences,
That in the big things of life we are at one.
And may we strive to touch and to know
The great, common human heart of us all.
And, oh Lord God, let us forget not
To be kind!
-Mary Stewart
April, 1904

Junior Pledge 

I pledge my loyalty to the Junior Clubwomen
by doing better than ever before what work I have to do;
By being prompt, honest, courteous;
By living each day trying to accomplish something, not merely to exist.
- Helen Cheney Kimberly

General Federation

of Women's Clubs

Founded in 1890, the General Federation of Women’s Clubs, an international women’s organization, bringing together local women’s clubs from around the country and throughout the world that are dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service. Visit GFWC.org for more information!