Central Ohio's Largest Irish-American Women's Organization
"American by birth, Irish by the grace of God!"
Hello Ladies of the Daughters of Erin,

Fall season is here! We're ready to start a new year. Thank you to all the membership of the Daughters of Erin and family and friends who worked very hard for our organization this past summer including the fundraising table at the Shamrock Club Music festival, working together to bake scones, served our home-baked goods and scones at the Dublin Irish Festival Tea Room.

For those of you who are new to the DOE, we meet the second Sunday of each month at 1 p.m. at Trinity School near St. Christopher Church, 1420 Grandview Ave.

Thank you to everyone who helped! We are excited to welcome new members and grow the Daughters of Erin membership this year.


The September meeting is Sunday, Sept. 11 at 1 p.m. at Trinity School, Saint Christopher Church.

Hospitality asks us to bring your favorite back-to-school treat to the meeting. Watch for updates after the Sept. meeting. Thank you, Patty and Maureen.

We are collecting school supplies at the September meeting. If you have a school you know who needs supplies, please let Cheryl know! Thank you.

We be collecting donations for the Marine Corps Family Support Community again in October. The website is marinecorpsfamilysc.org and a Facebook page @ Marine Corps Family Support Community.

The need is for the following items:
  • "Jif to go" packets
  • Beef jerkey
  • Pop Tarts
  • Individual cereal boxes, nuts, trail mix, raisins, crackers or cookies
  • Protein Bars

In November & December, we will be collecting for our adopt-a-families. If you know of a family that may need assistance during the holidays, please contact Cheryl. All participants will be kept confidential.

We are accepting applications for the annual charity donations. If you know of a central Ohio nonprofit organization in need of financial assistance, please send a letter to a Board Member by Saturday, Oct. 1.

If you have questions about Charities, please contact Cheryl Costello at 614-774-8879 (text or call) or email cherylcostello@yahoo.com.

The Daughters of Erin Dart League is looking for new members! Ladies play on the first and third Thursdays each month. You must be a member in good standing in one of the Irish groups, DOE, LAOH, Emerald Society or Shamrock Club, and pay dart dues of $5.00 per year. We play for fun and friendship, even if you've never darted before, you will definitely have a great time learning how to dart!

If you are interested, we're seeking new teams and additional players for existing teams. Subs are needed every week, stop by to check it out! Try it - you might like it!!

Teams can have up to five players. Some teams need one or two more players! Contact Melanie McGue 614-507-6567 or melmcgue03@aol.com.
DAUGHTERS OF ERIN | 1978 to 2020

Please keep our members and those on the prayer list in your thoughts and prayers. Please pray for Mary Sue Taub, Peggy Shanahan, Carol Spears, Mary Lynch, Suzy Lhamon, Chris and Terry McKenzie.

Please pray for peace around the world and continue to pray for all. We also pray for all those in the military, police and healthcare workers.

If you are interested in receiving a call or calling a member to check in from time-to-time, please email Carolyn Collins at collinscarolyn07@gmail.com.

We want to celebrate big birthdays, work announcements, honors, etc. Please share the details, so we can share and celebrate with you.

September Birthdays

Sept. 2 Kay McGovern
Sept. 4 Julie Clemons
Sept. 5 Zoey Shelly
Sept. 9 Marita Surry
Sept. 12 Nancy Murphy    
Sept. 16 Maggie Grove
Sept. 21 Kathleen Smith
Sept. 23 Colleen McConahay
Sept. 24 Anna Tippett
Sept. 27 Marti Mercuri
Sept. 28 Becky Ellis, Msgr. John Cody

Kevin Cain of The Hooligans is planning a trip to Ireland, May 6-15, 2023.

He is working with CIC Tours to organize the trip, based on 40 people going, the cost will be @ $2800 per person.

Join the Facebook group or call William Luke 54-226-9003 or email wltravelingclub@gmail.com.
We are selling 2022, 2021 and 2020 (and all additional years) Daughters of Erin Badges. All badges are $1 each.

We are also selling badges with a lanyard, choose five badges from past years and receive a lanyard to put them on for $5!

If you would like to purchase badges, please contact Sharon Tantes at 614-361-8590 or Sharon Selby at 614-595-2010.

Thank you ladies for shopping at Kroger, ee continue to receive funds from YOUR use of the Kroger cards! This money is raised from Kroger Cards registered through Kroger Community Rewards program.

Signing up or registering your account is easy to do. The best part is that YOU still receive your Kroger rewards (coupons, fuel perks, etc) but behind the scenes, the Daughters of Erin receives a percentage of what you spend at the Kroger Store.

In the search field, type in Daughters of Erin or enter the organization # 81910.
Thank you for your support!

The Daughters of Erin is registered for AmazonSmile, a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices and convenient shopping features as found on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop on http://smile.amazon.com/, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to charitable organizations. Visit the About Amazon Smile web page to review the program and register to raise funds for the Daughters of Erin.
Thank you for your support!

Upcoming events include:

Halfway to Saint Patrick's Day, Saturday, Sept. 17, Shamrock Club of Columbus

The Shamrock Club is open every Friday for Happy Hour, watch the Shamrock Club Facebook page or website for additional events.

Tara Hall is open every Friday and Birthday Night on the third Friday, watch the Tara Hall Facebook page for entertainment listings.

The Columbus Comcultas is hosting Irish Language sessions. The Central Ohio branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, celebrating Irish music, language, and culture. Visit the Columbus Comcultas website for details.

The Daughters of Erin
P.O. Box 1912
Columbus, Ohio 43216-1912  

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