Daughters of Penelope District 20

District Penelope of the Year Award Recipient 

Penelope of the Year Application Form 

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History of the The District Penelope of the Year Award

 

The Penelope of the Year Program of the Daughters of Penelope was instituted in 1958.  Through this program members at the Convention each year, select a recipient who is recognized as an outstanding Daughter of Penelope, who excels in contributions and service to the Daughters of Penelope throughout her many years of service, as well as having participated significantly in the Greek Community, to civic and charitable organizations, to various civic endeavors, and has served and provided unselfish assistance to the Daughters of Penelope and her community.

 

An application form for a qualified member is submitted by a chapter to the District Committee or Chairman. At the District Convention of each District, delegates review and select a District Penelope of the Year based on her merits. A pin is presented to recognize this outstanding award in the District. 

 

The following members have been recognized for this distinguished honor 2004 - Present:

 

2019            Theresa Fardelos - Aegina #340, Chandler, Arizona

2018            Sofie Batshoun - Minos #159, Long Beach, California

2017            Stacy Grieb - Aegina #340, Chandler, Arizona

2016            Niki Pallas - Aegina #340, Chandler, Arizona

2015            Carol Stathopoulos - Aegina #340, Chandler, Arizona

2014            Elaine Perparos Hatupis - Aegina #340,Chandler, Arizona

 

2013            Mary Kezios - Alkandre #43, Los Angeles, California

 

2012            No Applications Submitted

 

2011            Georgia Souris - Aegina #340, Chandler, Arizona 

 

2010            Mary Peters - Anthos #395, Redondo Beach, California

 

2009            Helen Condon McGillivray - Delos #103, Santa Barbara, California

 

2008            Michele Radivoyevich - Charai #79, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

2007           Joanne Saltas - Charai #79, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

2006           Lois Kotzambasis - Phoebus #146, Tucson, Arizona

 

2005           Helen Condon McGillivray - Delos #103, Santa Barbara, California 

 

2004           Elaine Perparos - Aegina #340, Chandler, Arizona