JoDaviess County
Association for Home and Community Education
Washington County

About Us:

JoDaviess County HCE was founded in 1935 and is presently composed of 70 members in six Units. To enhance the lives of individuals and families through quality educational programs and experiences, encouraging responsible leadership and service to the community.

Board Members/Other Responsibilities

  President: Judy Scott
  1st Vice President: Stephanie Vaupel
  2nd Vice President: Kathy Campbell
  Secretary: Sally Toepfer
  Treasurer: Marilyn Wurster
  Cultural Enrichment Director: Eloise Pierce
  Family & Community Issues Director: Deb Dombrowski
  International Director: Eloise Pierce
  Public Relations/Newsletter Editor Ann Coppernull
  Volunteer Positions  
  CVH: Deb Dombrowski
  4-H Deb Dombrowski
  Ways & Means Barb James

Programming & Lessons


JoDaviess County HCE offers a variety of lessons. Many are developed by the University of Illinois Extension and we enlist local experts/presenters for other lessons.
Examples are:

History of the Apron

History of the Bees

Family Issues

Health Concerns

Arts & Crafts

...  just to name a few

Annual Events

Annual Meeting - April - Install New Officers


Friendship Days - October - Socializing with Units

Attending Programming and Events

If you live in the JoDaviess County, Illinois area and would like to join us for any of these, call the Stephanie Vaupel 815-275-0481 or to make a reservation.

Contact for Membership

If you live in the JoDaviess County, Illinois area and would like to join us, contact
Kathy Campbell, 2nd Vice President at 815-594-2410 or