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Johnson County, Iowa chapter of Church Women United.
The guild taught needlework skills and participated in shows.
Iowa chapter of the national organization.
Organization to promote the advancement of women in politics.
Organized in Iowa City to promote the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment to the constitution of the state of Iowa.
"New Strategies, Old Obstacles in the Fight for Equality: An Analysis of the 1992 Iowa ERA Referendum Campaign," is shelved in the Iowa Women's Archives printed works collection (fHQ.1236.5.U6 F45 1993).
Local branch of the national non-partisan League of Women Voters which seeks to promote political responsibility through educating and informing the public on selected governmental issues and promoting action on those issues.
The league has been involved in various projects and studies throughout its history, reflecting changing political issues while maintaining a core concern for the community of Mount Vernon.
During the 1980s and 1990s, the LWV of Muscatine conducted a number of studies on Muscatine county issues, including the ambulance 911 system, law enforcement, county courthouse space needs, alternative forms of county government, housing, education, land use, hazardous waste, local option tax, the U.S. Highway 61 Bypass, and the Muscatine fire station.
Local chapter of the national association.
Association to promote the professional growth of women in the law.
Multiethnic group founded in 1981 by women from the University of Iowa.
Women's center established in 1970 to serve the university and community.
This local organization's goal was to, educate, and empower young women in the Greater Des Moines area through counseling and other programs.