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.”

National Convention happenings from Pittsburgh!

Your State Officers

**Just in! The 2018 National CDA Convention will be held in Sioux Falls, SD**


ACTION ALERT 2016! Stay Informed with continued updates on the Legislation tab.


Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship



2016 Workshops come to a close, check out the photos!

Workshops Theme for 2016 “Catch the Unity and Charity Spirit of CDA!”


Congratulations Campus Court 
St. Therese Lisieux #2711!

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The Institution of a New Campus Court at Iowa State University, Ames IA. April 22, 2016


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




Web Bytes…

As summertime comes to a close with last minute vacations and back to school shopping your Officers are still at work, bringing you the most updated information and happenings with Catholic Daughters. The National Convention came to you live with up to date photos while our State Officers and Delegates were in attendance. What a team effort we had going on! Special thanks to all who submitted photos for the website. I felt like I was right there with them! Please utilized the website for your communications with your members and new recruits. Adding the web address on all your publications, newsletters, media outlets and if your church bulletin has ad sponsors be sure to highlight your local court with the website address:  www.iowacatholicdaughters.org   It will give current and new members a since of what Catholic Daughters is all about in addition to all their charity work. Thank you to all who entered the website contest. Please continue the great work you are doing for your court. webRead more in the Fall VOICE!   Stay tuned for more news and updates….happy clicking!

award-2 **Congratulations Iowa Catholic Daughters on an Awarding Winning Website! Placing 2nd at the 2016 National Contest!**


The Voice-Fall Edition just in!  Click to See Reminder: Voice Article’s are due November 20th for the Winter Edition.

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All Catholic Daughters and their families. 10.15.16 Prayers for the mother of Regent Lisa Risvold (#302) who passed away.  Please keep Lisa and her family in your prayers.
10.21.16 Prayers for Richard Holschlag who is recovering from surgery.  Richard is the husband of Immediate Past State Regent and current National Director Rose Holschlag.  

We pray to the Lord…Lord hear our prayer

Webmaster Rita A. Carlson iowafarmgirl4@hotmail.com

State Regent Darlene Moritz cda4dar@outlook.com