Welcome to the East Mesa Branch of AAUW ARIZONA!

 

AAUW Convention: A Call to Action from CEO Kim Churches

Copyright David Hathcox for AAUW

Whether you joined us in D.C. or not, we must be stronger than ever in our dedication to progress for women and girls. Whether you participated in the convention and feel ready to channel that energy, or you missed it and need an action plan for gender equity, here are five steps to get you started. Read more.


 

AAUW Takes Capitol Hill By Storm

Copyright David Hathcox for AAUW

It was a hot June day in 1989 when hundreds of AAUW members braved the heat and flooded the halls of Capitol Hill. They were there to tell members of Congress why the United States needed a paid family leave program. 28 years later, we’re at it again! Read more.


 

Stay Up To Date With AAUW’s NEW Advocacy Tool

Are you ready to take your advocacy to the next level? Opt in to AAUW’s Two-Minute Activist Mobile. This exciting new tool will allow AAUW to send more timely and targeted communication straight to your cell phone via text message. That means we can provide you with more strategic opportunities to take action when your advocacy can make the difference. Sign up online or text the word “AAUW” to phone number 21333 now to join.

 

East Mesa Branch Meetings

Meetings for the East Mesa Branch of AAUW are held at Leisure World (LW), 908 South Power Road, Mesa, AZ 85206.

General meetings are the first Wednesday of the month, October – April. General Meeting Program Speaker and topic can be found each month in the branch newsletter, The EMBers.

The locations of Branch Special Interest Group meetings are listed in the monthly branch newsletter, The EMBers.

Branch General Meeting timeline is as follows:
1:00 p.m., Meet and Greet with refreshments. 1:30 p.m., Call to Order by the branch president

MISSION STATEMENT

AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. AAUW, founded in 1881 as the American Association of University Women, is open to all graduates who hold an associate’s or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university. In principle and in practice, AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There are no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, National Origin, disability or class.

 

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