CDA Membership

Watch the **Membership Video from
National Regent Elect Olga Samaniego

Please allow 20 min. if you share the you tube video at your meeting.

 

What do the Catholic Daughters do?

Answer the Lord’s call with faith, generosity,join-a-group-hands
and love by joining
the Catholic Daughters of the Americas!

Catholic Daughters engage in an expansive array of activities
in pursuit of our mission including support of and involvement in:

  • Enhancement of Spiritual Life
  • The Holy Father, Bishops and Clergy
  • Evangelization
  • Mission activities
  • Catholic Relief Services
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Vocations to the religious life
  • Mother Teresa
  • Right to life
  • Adopt-a-Child program
  • Battered spouses and child abuse
  • Prevention of teen pregnancy and suicide
  • Scholarships and educational contests
  • Drug and alcohol abuse prevention
  • Civic Programs
  • Morality in Media
  • Elderly
  • Prison Apostolate
  • Aid to flood and disaster victims
  • Apostolate of the Sea
  • HIV/AIDS prevention
  • Rural life
  • Patriotism
  • Veterans’ support
  • Project Handclasp (U.S. Navy)

 

Why should I join Catholic Daughters?

  • Unity with over 70,000 women across the globe
  • Practical leadership development
  • Community and parish outreach
  • Support the Holy Father
  • Scholarships for you and your family
  • Help shape future leaders through CDA
  • The benefits of insurance programs
  • Spiritual, social and cultural activities
  • Legislative concerns
  • Lasting friendships

In addition to opportunities at the local, state and national level
for fellowship with other Daughters who pursue our mission of faith
working through love in the promotion of justice, equality,
and the advancement of human rights and dignity for all,
Daughters experience the opportunity to give and receive.
By giving of your time, talent, ideas, knowledge, dedication,
and enthusiasm, you’ll receive leadership skills, affirmation,
community, broadened horizons, a marked sense of accomplishment
as well as many spiritual benefits.

Iowa Catholic Daughters members receive our
quarterly state newspaper.

Daughters also receive SHARE, the award-winning,
quarterly magazine of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas.

 

How do I join Catholic Daughters?

Locate a court in or near your city

Click and check the map link below. Find the Diocese your in, and look for a court in your city under the proper tab in the menu at top of this website.

Contact the regent or financial secretary of the local court.
Ask for details about their meeting dates and times,
the special projects and events they have,
the parish affiliations they have, etc.
Ask to attend their next meeting.
Dues for each local court are different and set by the court membership.

membership-application

 


 

Our Newest Iowa CDA Members!

Summer 2018

49 Waterloo Leanne P. Sherburne
216 Fort Dodge Jennifer Crimmins
216 Fort Dodge Jennifer Ann Crimmins
216 Fort Dodge Leslie Nagel
216 Fort Dodge Barbara J. Wagner
216 Fort Dodge Janine K. Lynch
216 Fort Dodge Janis Kuhn
269 Sioux City Nadne E. Ruden
283 Algona Carol Reding
283 Algona Julie Winkel
284 Britt Karen Reinhart
321 Oelwein Pat A. Vinson
388 New Hampton Amanda Husak
408 Spencer Lois McCarty
408 Spencer Heidi Kirschbaum
408 Spencer Josie Hibbing
408 Spencer Patricia Monnahan
495 Independence Feliciters Ojinnaka
524 Muscatine Sheryl Wieskamp
858 Ames Patricia A. Cooper
858 Ames Marilyn Hegland
1585 Milford Lynette V. Cook
1710 Graettinger Jennifer Hough
1737 Decorah Betsy Hadley
1768 Cedar Rapids Janice Kaye Casey
1768 Cedar Rapids Roberta M. Peters
1768 Cedar Rapids Cheri Philipp
1768 Cedar Rapids Diane Reyland
1768 Cedar Rapids Kit Umscheid
1768 Cedar Rapids Mary Kaufmann
408 Spencer Josie Hibbing
408 Spencer Patricia Monnahan
495 Independence Feliciters Ojinnaka
524 Muscatine Sheryl Wieskamp
858 Ames Patricia A. Cooper
858 Ames Marilyn Hegland
1585 Milford Lynette V. Cook
1710 Graettinger Jennifer Hough
1737 Decorah Betsy Hadley
1768 Cedar Rapids Janice Kaye Casey
1768 Cedar Rapids Roberta M. Peters
1768 Cedar Rapids Cheri Philipp
1768 Cedar Rapids Diane Reyland
1768 Cedar Rapids Kit Umscheid
1768 Cedar Rapids Mary Kaufmann