Welcome to the

Daughters of Penelope

Advancing Philanthropy
$10,000 Donation Presented to
Meals on Wheels America at
Meals on Wheels Headquarters
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Providing Emergency
Disaster Relief Worldwide
Over $10,000 Raised for Hurricane Harvey

Championing Excellence
Providing Youth Academic
and Athletic Scholarships


The Daughters of Penelope was the realization of Alexandra Apostolides' dream. Her desire was to create a woman's organization and because of her perseverance and the encouragement of her husband Dr. Emanuel Apostolides, a devoted AHEPAN, she formed EOS Chapter#1 with 25 charter members on November 16, 1929 in San Francisco, California. She was elected the first Grand President of the organization in 1931.

The objectives of the Daughters of Penelope are to promote Hellenism, Education, Philanthropy, Civic Responsibility, and Family & Individual Excellence. Click here to read more.

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