¶ 1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 Many new organizations formed this year, and several reported their activities at the national conference. Among these were the Midwest Region, which held its conference in Cincinnati, OH, on May 21–22. The New England Region met at Harvard University; the Pacific Northwest Region meeting was held in Seattle, WA; and the California Council was chaired by Nadina Kavinoky, MD, in Los Angeles. Ernest Groves’s Conference on Conservation of Marriage and the Family was held at Duke University, Raleigh, NC, and the Kalamazoo Conference, led by Dr. Paul Popenoe, was held on February 19–20. The New York State Conference was chaired by Dr. Sidney Goldstein, and the San Diego Conference was sponsored by 26 agencies coordinated by Dr. Frank Lowe, President. There seemed to be intense interest and activity on behalf of families everywhere.