Philanthropic Sorority

Member Spotlight – Mary Woods, Omega Nu

I did not know PTO existed until I joined a local Professional Business Women & Networking group. That’s where I met Eileen Burns. A few months later, Eileen came to work at the same company I was employed. We became friends. It was after that she invited me to meet…

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Member Spotlight – MILDRED JOHNSON, Epsilon

Initiated into PTO, Kappa Chapter Jan. 1961, Mildred has served in all offices of Kappa chapter more than once. Mildred was elected to national office in June of 1994. She has held six national office including National President year 1999-2000. Mildred was Chapter member of the year 2010. She was…

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Why PTO – Ginny Baker, Kappa Chi

Kappa Chi Chapter I would like to share why I joined Phi Tau Omega Sorority.  I guess I will begin in the late 60’s when I moved to Des Moines from a small town in north central Iowa. I went to work for a huge insurance company in Des Moines….

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Why PTO – Marcee Binder

“I joined Phi Tau Omega because Jenifer McDonald asked me too and I considered her my friend. At first I didn’t know what I had gotten myself into but as I got to know some of the ladies, I felt a place of belonging. These ladies really care about each…

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Why Phi Tau Omega – Sonnet Roth

“When a friend asked me to join Sorority 23 years ago, I accepted thinking it would be a great way to meet new friends. Little did I know that it would become so much more than that. Not only have I made life-long friends, but Phi Tau Omega has given…

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Why PTO – Susan Cole, Alpha Kappa

I joined sorority to become part of the Arma community and to be part of a sisterhood that is dedicated to service. As a minister’s wife, new to the community, I wanted to build a deeper connection to the community to which we had just moved. Sorority definitely provided that….

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Why Phi Tau Omega – Jan Campbell

When someone hears the word sorority, what comes to mind for most is “a college-based organization of elite people.” What they don’t realize is that there are other sororities that are social and philanthropic organizations made up of people from all walks of life. Phi Tau Omega is that type…

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