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Welcome to our website!  Below you will find information regarding MAPO's 2023 upcoming events and our officers.

Thank you for taking the time to browse our website.

Saturday, June 10, 2023  - Annual Honors Dinner, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Saturday, September 30, 2023 - Annual Fall Benefit Concert

Time and Location will be announced soon.

Saturday, December 9, 2023 - Holiday Shoutout Drive-By Giveaway

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville


For more information regarding upcoming events, please click here:  ​​

MAPO Founders and Officers


Rev. Dr. John Q. Owens
Dr. Dorothy Owens


Dr. Henrietta Young

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Butch Mestemacher

Vergia A. Burrell
Executive Director

Gussie Glasper, Secretary (not pictured)

Dr. Tiwana Simmons, Treasurer (not pictured)

For MAPO's entire membership roster, please click here:  MAPO Membership

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