Projects and Charities

The Daughters of Penelope provide a helping hand to those in need and make a difference in the lives of people, both near and far. Listed below are the names of the various community projects and local and national charities that benefit from our donations.

Community Outreach Projects:

Washington Center for Children Christmas Party, Shriners Hospital For Children Valentine's Day Party, Christmas and Easter Visitation of community sick and shut-ins, Blood Connection Blood Drive, Saint George Founders Day Luncheon, Saint George Greek Night, Penelope House Project for Domestic Violence, Saint George Orthodox Cathedral Building Fund, and the Diakonia Retreat Center Fundraiser

Local Charities:

Susan B. Komen Race For The Cure, Safe Harbor, Triune Mercy Center, Frazee Center After School Mentoring Program, Christmas Family Adoption, and The American Red Cross (Upstate Chapter)

National Charities:

Saint Basil Academy, Velouchi Scholarship Fund, Daughters of Penelope Scholarship Program, Penelope House Domestic Violence Family Shelters (Ala. And Mass.) Penelopean Day Care Center (Athens, Greece) and Limbitless Solutions (artificial limb replacement center)