P.E.O. is clearly making a difference in the lives of women all over the world. More than 85,000 women have benefited from our organization's educational grants, loans, awards, special projects and stewardship of Cottey College. To date, P.E.O. has awarded Educational Loan Fund dollars totaling more than $130 million, International Peace Scholarships are more than $27 million, Program for Continuing Education grants are more than $38 million, Scholar Awards are more than $14 million and P.E.O. STAR Scholarships are more than $1 million. In addition, approximately 8,300 women have graduated from Cottey College.