MILITARY ORDER OF THE PURPLE HEART
DEPARTMENT OF GEORGIA
PAST NATIONAL PRESIDENT
THE DEPARTMENT OF GEORGIA
PNP Irene Chastain was an active member of the Augusta Woman’s Club for over 50 years, serving in many capacities. In 2006, she received The President’s Call to Service Award of the USA Freedom Corps presented by the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation in recognition and appreciation of her commitment to strengthening our nation and making a difference through volunteer service. In January 1997, she received the Humanitarian Award from the Chapel of the Four Chaplains of Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. She was elected National President in 1986. Irene held many other local, state, regional and national offices in the auxiliary. She accumulated over10,000 hours of volunteer service at the Veterans Hospital.