Our Mission

“Catholic Daughters of the Americas strives to embrace the principles of faith working through love in the promotion of justice, equality and the advancement of human rights and human dignity for all mankind.”

Anna Baxter Date Announced

Read about her extraordinary efforts and accomplishments to share and grow Catholic Daughters of the Americas courts in the State of Iowa and Wisconsin – all on the State Events page.

 Our State Regent Darlene Moritz, Fall 2015 Share Magazine, Let’s help her reach her goal!

Please Welcome Your Newly Elected State Officers. 2015-2017-state-officers State Regent: Darlene Moritz 1st Vice State Regent: Jan Grundmeyer 2nd Vice State Regent: Karen Kasparbauer State Secretary: Kaye Stock State Treasurer: Deb Steger Pictured with 2nd Vice National Regent Sherry Nilles

Let Us Give Thanks for Our Many Blessings this Thanksgiving….in Gratitude…we pray to the Lord.

Important information from our National Headquarters in NY, please read.

Court Request from Algona #283, calling all CDA members who sew doll clothes.  Check out  the details under their page.  Post Approved by State Regent Moritz

 Action Alert September 21 2015 Urge Congress to Pass Three Pro-Life Bills

 IA CDA website earned 2nd Place at National Contest 2015

New Website View…

New additions and changes to the IA Catholic Daughters website. If you are viewing the  website for the first time, Welcome! If you have utilized the website on several occasions, thank you! Some of the more recent updates to our website is added information under the “State Events” page regarding the “Anna Baxter” celebration, a page will be created for the National Convention in July of 2016. This can simplify looking for information at a glance, all detailed upcoming information for both Anna Baxter Day and the National Convention will be in one location for easy reference. The right side of the home page is a column list of links for you to explore. “Dates to Remember” these are important dates of Holy Days, reports due and event dates. In just a click you are able to find the deadline or date of an event. All are good reminders. Stay tuned for more news and updates…. 40


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Iowa Right to Life Website news
The Voice-Fall Edition is posted  Click to See Reminder: Voice Article’s are due November 20th for the Winter edition.
jo-hammen-smallNational Director Jo Hammen

Click to Meet National Director Jo Hammen

Remember in Prayer

prayer All Catholic Daughters and their families who are encountering health problems.

11.23.15 Prayers for Vickie Feist our National Secretary-Treasurer who is hospitalized.                                           11.20.15 Pray for our National Chaplain Fr. Matthew Kuhn who is experiencing health problems.                                  11.08.15 Prayers for Shirley Gaul, Regent of #350 Dyersville who is in ill health. 11.03.15 Prayers for Judy Ruwe the sister of our National Regent Shirley Seyfried’s who passed away. May her soul and the souls of the faithfully departed rest in peace. We pray to the Lord…Lord hear our prayer

Webmaster Rita A. Carlson iowafarmgirl4@hotmail.com

State Regent Darlene Moritz cda4dar@outlook.com