P.E.O. members hear program on hospital for children

PEO Chapter AUBZ recently met in the home of Beth Turchi with Jane Arnold and Joanne Castleberry serving as hostesses.

Twenty members were present. Bea Robey reported on the Scholar Award and Marsha Rogers reported on the Educational Loan Fund.

Vickie Coleman presented a program on the Shriners Hospitals for Children. The hospital is comprised of 20 facilities in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, specializing in pediatric health regardless of the families’ ability to pay. Since its conception in 1870, the hospital has treated more than 1 million children suffering from burns, spinal cord injuries, cleft lip and palate.