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1. All About the DBE

A Proper DBE Podcast

  • 07/04/2021
  • 41 min

About this Episode

Welcome to the very first episode of A Proper DBE Podcast brought to you by Daughters of the British Empire. The Daughters of the British Empire is a 501(c)3 nonprofit American society of women of British or Commonwealth birth or ancestry. We share and promote our heritage while supporting local charities and our senior facilities across the United States. We are a diverse group of women standing together in friendship and charity, joined by a common bond - the Commonwealth of Nations, learning and growing together. In this first episode, host Georgia Abrams is joined by the following guests:National President, Iris Sirban - Sandringham, Florida1st Vice President, Elaine McLeod Hughes - Winship, Georgia2nd Vice President,  Kathleen Springer - Yorkshire Rose, TexasMidwest District Organizer, Lynda Krupp - Lady Nancy Astor, KansasWe discuss who Mrs. Sarah Josephine Meredith Langstaff was, how the DBE came to be, what "the cause" is, what kinds of charity work we have done over the years, and our guests share their stories of how they came to be involved in the organization. If you would like to learn more about the DBE, or are interested in becoming a member, you can find us online at www.dbenational.org.If you have any questions or comments about this episode, you can email us at podcast@dbenational.org.You can follow us on social media:Facebook: facebook.com/dbenationalInstagram: @dbenational1909Pinterest: pinterest.com/dbenationalTheme music: https://megamusicmonkey.com/free-music-royal-tea-party-song-30-second-creative-commons/