Claudia Richards

Claudia is a Jane of all trades at AAUW, having worked in the development office for 13 years, in meetings for two years, and in membership, where she is currently the senior Branch Relations manager. Claudia has visited 29 of the 48 contiguous states; Washington, D.C., Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Membership Matters E-newsletter

Membership Matters is a resource for recruitment and retention efforts, news on AAUW membership events and campaigns, reminders of upcoming deadlines, branch success stories and tips, and other vital information for active AAUW members.

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Monthly
Who receives it?
Branch and state membership vice presidents (MVPs), presidents, finance offices when pertinent; Leadership Corps; Membership Committee; board members

If you are not receiving this newsletter and believe you should be, please e-mail connect@aauw.org with the name of the newsletter and your name, AAUW member ID or zip code, and preferred e-mail address to subscribe. Read more »

¡Adelante! Book Club Recommendation Form

Recommend a title for the 2015–2016 ¡Adelante! Book of the Month Club by April 6. Read more »

  |     |   March 01, 2015

Leader Essentials: A Collection of Resources for AAUW Officers

Leader Essentials (formerly the Starter Kit) contains resources to help AAUW branch and state volunteer leaders accomplish their recruitment and retention, programming, fundraising, and other organizational goals to keep the AAUW community thriving. Read more »

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8 Leader Essentials for Membership Vice Presidents (MVPs)

The role of membership vice president (MVP) is an extraordinary one. Designed with relationship building in mind, this position engages potential and current members and keeps a finger on the pulse of everything AAUW. Read on to learn more about the state and branch MVP position guidelines. Read more »

¡Adelante! Book of the Month Club

Book clubs are a fun, social way to open a dialogue on women, diversity, and change. Many AAUW members share a love of reading, and that love, partnered with a desire to seek out books written from diverse perspectives, launched a component of AAUW’s diversity outreach program in 1996 — AAUW’s ¡Adelante! Book of the Month Club. Read more »

  |     |   September 01, 2013

¡Adelante! Book of the Month Reading List Archive

Many AAUW members share a love of reading, and that love, partnered with a desire to seek out books written from diverse perspectives, launched a component of AAUW’s diversity outreach program in 1996 — AAUW’s ¡Adelante! Book of the Month Club. Explore our selections from 1998 to the present. Read more »

  |   ,   |   August 01, 2013

Workshop: Hook, Line, and Sinker: Meet, Inspire, Recruit

This workshop taught skills and creative ideas to recruit and engage new members. This session offered a user-friendly planning template for recruiting new members in your branch. Read more »

Workshop: Retention is for Rockstars: Get a Backstage Pass

This workshop discussed how to engage current members and get them to renew through surveying, orientation, engagement and engagement through leadership. Read more »

¡Adelante! Books of the Month 2015–16

Book clubs are a fun, social way to open a dialogue on women, diversity, and change. Many AAUW members share a love of reading, and that love, partnered with a desire to seek out books written from diverse perspectives, launched a component of AAUW’s diversity outreach program in 1996 — AAUW’s ¡Adelante! Book of the Month Club. Read more »

  |     |   July 01, 2013

Membership Tips and Tools: Recruitment and Retention

AAUW members are this organization’s lifeblood, and membership vice presidents (MVPs) are critical to sustaining and growing the membership. But growing AAUW is every member’s business. Here are three things you can do to recruit and retain members. Read more »

  |   ,   |   June 07, 2013