Newton Chapter IA of PEO recently awarded two scholarships. 

Lauren Mitchell and Kaitlyn Serrano were chosen to receive these scholarships.  These two girls were honored because of their academic excellence, service to the community, and their leadership and talent through their many high school activities.  Lauren will attend Duke University in the fall and Kaitlyn will attend University of Chicago in the fall.

P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization in which women celebrate the advancement of women; educate women through scholarships, grants, awards, and loans; and motivate women to achieve their highest aspirations.  There are a quarter of a million members in chapters throughout the U.S. and Canada and their mission is that of promoting educational opportunities for women through six international philanthropies or projects.  P.E.O. is clearly making a difference in the lives of women all over the world.