Who is on the board?

President (term ending 2018) Helga Ruus-Neubert
1st Vice President/Membership (2019) Christine Calbry
Director of Programs (2019)  Annette Meertz
Secretary (term e. 2020) Cynthia Spurdle
Treasurer (term e. 2020) Trudy von der Wense
Newsletter Editor (term e. 2018) Helena Malarkey & Maria Sturm
Activities Coordinator (term e. 2018) Irene Boden
Director for Hospitality (term e. 2020) Giuliana Pierson
Director of Charity (term e. 2019) Luciana Aspesi & Laura Paine
  German Irene Boden
  Spanish Aurora Lopez
  Italian Lynne Brown
  French Nicole Lewis
Wednesday Movie Matinees Esther Gerhard
Hiking Esther Gerhard & Christiane Fried
Directory Helga Ruus-Neubert
Webmaster Karin Steinbrenner
Welcome Clubs International Liaison Jacqueline Yates

How do I join?


Apply now to become a member of IWCP. Membership is open to all women residing in the Philadelphia area who are either foreign-born, American-born but who have lived abroad for at least one year, or American-born with a demonstrated interest in fostering international cultural exchange. Applicants should be sponsored by two IWCP members.

Members of the Women’s Clubs International affiliated clubs automatically are eligible for membership in IWCP with no support vote necessary.

Please fill out the application form and send to our Membership Director. Please allow at least 1 week to process your application.

The form is in a PDF format. Please contact the Membership Director for a Paper Form or for other formats.

Existing members will find the renewal form here.

Who were the past Presidents?

Anca Constantinescu 2009-2012
Doris Rader 2005-2009
Maria Ford 2003-2005
Jacqueline Yates 2000-2003
Roberta Barolat 1997-2000
Nada Kattar 1996-1997
Carole Michel 1994-1996
Sheelagh Wilson 1992-1994
Jacqueline Bouteillon 1988-1991