Upcoming Events

The Genevieve Society will be hosting its fourth annual Pennsylvania Society reception honoring the women of Pennsylvania on:
Friday December 13, 4-6 pm
For further information please contact info@genevievesociety.org






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Who we are
The Genevieve Society honors and celebrates the life, career and accomplishments of the Honorable Genevieve Blatt, the first woman elected to state-wide office in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

For All Women
The Genevieve Society is a state-wide organization open to all women within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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As a non-partisan organization, the Genevieve Society encourages, educates, supports, and mentors women seeking a greater role in society through elected office, public service and corporate governance.

Genevieve Blatt

Who Was Genevieve Blatt?

The Honorable Genevieve Blatt (1913-1996) was a lifelong public servant and the first woman to hold a state-wide, elected office in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Click Here for more about Genevieve.


Founders Eleanor Dezzi, Denise Smyler, and Abbe Fletman.
Three of the Genevieve Society founders were at the first organizational meeting, including from left to right: Denise Smyler, Eleanor Dezzi, Abbe Fletman.

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