Fun Facts

  • Serving over 35 students in 3rd & 4th grade through Math Club

  • Annual scholarships have been awarded to 1st generation college bound students

  • Over 100 individuals have attended financial literacy workshops

  • Over 5,000 female hygiene products collected and donated to local schools and agencies


The mission of S.H.E. COUNTS is to support, help, and empower women and girls in Poweshiek County. Created in 2013, S.H.E. COUNTS has helped hundreds of individuals.

S.H.E. COUNTS is headed by a diverse group of women within the county who are committed to helping move women and girls towards self-reliance. Your donation will help to support under-funded programs and efforts.

Specific Goals of S.H.E. COUNTS includes:
1.  Annually support a local graduating female senior with a scholarship for post-secondary education
2.  Annually support and promote awareness for International Women’s Day on March 8th
3.  Support 3rd and 4th grade girls with after school educational math programming
4.  Provide financial educational opportunities for women in our county
5.  Host high school luncheons for future first generation girls attending college