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National AAUW Address: 1310 L St. NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005

News and Highlights

Mission Statement:AAUW advocates equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.

Vision Statement: AAUW will be a powerful advocate and visible leader in equity and education through research, philanthropy and measurable change in critical areas impacting the lives of women and girls.

In principle and practice: AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or class.

Board Meeting

Tuesday, May 7th, 5:30pm

Check Branchline for location

Current members are welcome to attend this monthly meeting to discuss branch business, finances, and planning for the future. If you want to be put on the agenda please contact Co-Presidents Marcia and Deanie at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.

AAUW Springfield, Illinois

Spring Brunch (and branch meeting)

Saturday, May 18, 9:00am – Noon

Springfield Motor Boat Club

17 Club Area, Springfield, IL 62712
Coffee and tea will be available starting at 9am with Brunch served at 9:30. The Branch Meeting will start at 10:15. Reservation details will be in the May Branchline.

Diversity Program (and Branch meeting)

Thursday, May 9th,  5:30pm

African American History Museum

1440 Monument Ave, Springfield, IL 62702

Following our meeting we will tour exhibits and be delighted by an historical reenactment featuring renowned, retired Lincoln Presidential Library administrator Kathryn Harris.

AAUW IL Day at The Capitol

Wednesday, May 15th, 10am – 3pm

Gather your friends and carpool to the Illinois State Capitol Building for a day of Education & Advocacy.

Contact Us:

AAUW Springfield IL

P.O Box 7475

Springfield, IL  62791

aauwspringfieldil@gmail.com