The Philanthropic Educational Organization will hold a "Taste Of Italy" fundraiser at the Twisted Fork Restaurant in Texarkana.

This wonderful event is scheduled for July 28th from 5 pm until 8 pm at "The Twisted Fork" restaurant located at 5522 Summerhill Road in Texarkana Texas. "Taste Of Italy" will let attendees experience some great food featuring wood-fired pizza, pasta, salad, and some beers and wines.

According to the website peointernational.org

The  Philanthropic Educational Organization is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the advancement of women; educate women through scholarships, grants, awards, loans, and stewardship of Cottey College and motivate women to achieve their highest aspirations.

Did you know that Savannah Guthrie of the Today Show was a lucky recipient of one of the Philanthropic Educational Organization women supporting women scholarships?

Tickets for this great evening of food and fundraising are only $40 and all proceeds will stay in the Texarkana area.

Check out the history of the Philanthropic Educational Organization:

P.E.O. was founded on January 21, 1869, by seven students at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. This circle of kindred spirits – bonded by their enthusiasm for women's opportunities – eventually expanded to include women off campus as well. Through membership, the P.E.O. Sisterhood has brought together more than a half a million women in the United States and Canada who are passionate about helping women advance through education, while supporting and motivating them.

 

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