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A Washington, Iowa women's social club which was founded in 1934.
The club was organized in 1952 as a social and philanthropic forum for local women.
Social club organized in April 1935 by farm wives living southeast of Percival, Iowa.
The Commission addressed issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), abortion reform, daycare, equal pay for equal work, and sex discrimination in employment, insurance, and education. At the end of 1970, the GCSW reported two major legislative accomplishments: the passage of no-fault divorce laws and the addition of sex to the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965.
Social club of Iowa County farmwomen that began as a Farm Bureau club but later dropped that affiliation.
Part of the statewide, grass roots effort to provide agricultural and homemaking science to Iowa farmers in the second decade of the twentieth century.
Social club organized in 1930 by rural women living near West Liberty, Iowa.
African American reading club formed in 1984 by University of Iowa graduate students.
Women's club sponsered by the Farm Bureau.
Rural women participated in a great number and variety of clubs. This collection has short histories of a variety of clubs formed in Iowa in the first part of the 20th century.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Program on feminism discussed by this book club in Mount Vernon, Iowa.
Iowa City group promoting friendship and understanding among women from around the world and the United States of America.
The Iowa City Area Christian Women's Club holds Friendship Bible Coffees and monthly luncheons. The ICCW formed in 1967 as an offshoot of Stonecroft Ministries.
Iowa City publisher and printer of lesbian and feminist books that existed from 1973 to 1985.
IowaCASA's services included securing funding for Iowa's sexual assault centers, resource development, public education initiatives on child sexual abuse, anti-pornography work, and self-defense training. After 1997 IowaCasa expanded to include work on public policy.
Legislative commission designed to study, protect, and advocate for the women of Iowa.
Professional women's basketball team that played in the Women's Basketball League from 1978-1980.
Organization to promote passage of an Equal Rights Amendment to the Iowa and United States constitutions.
Nondenominational and nonpartisan organization bringing Iowa women's clubs together.
The Iowa League for Nursing's efforts have included active participation in community planning and action for health care, advocating changes such as home health care. The organization made efforts to assure the continuing supply of nurses by providing them with the educational opportunities to reach their maximum career potential, ability to move into management and leadership positions, and promoting a greater public appreciation of nursing as a profession.