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Welcome to the Green Valley AAUW branch!

 AAUW (American Association of University Women) has been empowering women since 1881.  AAUW is a nationwide network of more than 100,000 members and donors, 1,000 branches, and 500 college/university partners. Since its founding, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day – educational, social, economic, and political. Our commitment to our mission is reflected in all aspects of our work.

AAUW MISSION 

To advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

ISSUES ADVOCACY

AAUW works in partnership with diverse allies and participates in a coalition of women’s groups that lobby Congress on bills and resolutions that benefit women and families.

  • AAUW advocates equality, individual rights and social justice for a diverse society.

  • AAUW advocates for all women to achieve economic self-sufficiency.

  • AAUW supports a strong system of public education that promotes gender fairness, equity, and diversity.

AAUW supports vigorous enforcement of Title IX and all other civil rights laws pertaining to education.

LOCAL PHILANTHROPY

Our charitable efforts include offering scholarships to Pima Community College students and supporting AAUW National Funds.  These contributions are made possible by donations and fundraising activities.

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April 18th Program Meeting

 SPRING BRUNCH  and Presentation on Sahuarita Food Bank

Penny Pestle, the President of the Board of the Sahuarita Food Bank, will present:  “The Sahuarita Food Bank:  Fish and Learning to Fish”. Please bring non-perishable donations for the food bank, including personal hygiene products.

Installation of Officers for 2017-18 and announcement of Honored Members will also occur at this meeting.

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Public Policy Group

April 17, 2017

We will not have a speaker.  Our topic will be the future of the the Public Policy group.Contact Polly Daly for more information (wsuffield@sbcglobal.net).