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Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf Honor 10 Women as Pennsylvania’s 2016 Distinguished Daughters

posted on November 20, 2016

Harrisburg- Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf today recognized 10 outstanding women from across the state as this year’s Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania. The women were honored with medals for their achievements at an event at the Governor’s Residence in Harrisburg. “Each of these women has shown a tremendous commitment to making the world around here a better place."
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2015 Distinguished Daughters Announced

The 2015 Distinguished Daughters have been announced. Click here to read the official press release!

Distinguished Daughters Video

The Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania are pleased to share this video, produced by the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition. We encourage you to watch the 8:21 video and be inspired by the contributions, commitment and compassion of the 2015 Distinguished Daughters. Congratulations to all the Daughters

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A letter from Michele M. Ridge, President of Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania. Click Here to read more.

Governor Tom Corbett, First Lady Susan Corbett Honor Nine Women as Pennsylvania’s Distinguished Daughters

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Harrisburg- Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett are recognized nine outstanding women from across the state as 2014's Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania. Continue Reading...

Hannah Callowhill Penn Named First Posthumous Distinguished Daughter in History of Organization

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On March 12, 2013, Governor Tom Corbett named Hannah Callowhill Penn the first posthumous Distinguished Daughter in the history of the organization, continue reading here...

2013 Distinguished Daughters Planning Committee Holds First Meeting

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The 2013 Distinguished Daughters Planning Committee. Read more...

Pennsylvania First Lady and State Archivist Meet with Distinguished Daughters

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Pennsylvania’s First Lady Susan Corbett, second from left and Pennsylvania State Archivist and Director of the Archives David Haury recently met with Distinguished Daughters Nancy Besch, Harrisburg, Distinguished Daughters Executive Committee member, left, and Susan Belin, Waverly, Distinguished Daughters President, right. The occasion marked the transfer of all Distinguished Daughters archival materials to the State Archives. Read More...

Governor Tom Corbett, First Lady Susan Corbett Honor Eight Women as Pennsylvania’s 2012 Distinguished Daughters

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Harrisburg, Oct. 10, 2012 – Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett today recognized eight outstanding women as this year’s Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania. Read more...

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