Community Outreach

Use these resources to make connections and develop relationships with your local community, including with newspapers, businesses, schools, and residents.
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How to Celebrate College Graduates in Your Area

Holding a graduation ceremony or program is a thoughtful way to welcome the next generation of AAUW members and leaders! Use this guide to help plan your branch or Younger Women’s Task Force (YWTF) program in conjunction with your local colleges and universities (C/Us). Read more »

AAUW Style Guidelines

Standardizing your AAUW print and online materials makes you look more professional, establishes consistency, and helps with search engine optimization! Read more »

  |   , ,   |   November 14, 2014
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PowerPoint Presentation: The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap

This easy-to-use PowerPoint, with talking points included for each slide, allows you to share the latest information on the gender pay gap at meetings, conferences, and other events. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   November 07, 2014
Two signs one red and one green read: Stop assuming it doesn't affect you; and Start recognizing that someone close to you could be a survivor.

Here’s Your Talking-Points Memo on Campus Sexual Assault

Have you ever been challenged while advocating against campus sexual assault? We put together responses to some common questions people ask about it so that next time you’re challenged, you’re ready! Read more »

  |   ,   |   November 07, 2014

How to Use the Relational Recruitment Method to Grow Your Branch

Recruiting doesn’t have to be uncomfortable. This resource will show you how to focus on getting to know the person and what she wants so that you can invite her to participate in a way that is meaningful to her. Read more »

Members of the AAUW La Palma-Cerritos (CA) Branch spreading the word about AAUW at Cerritos College.

Want to Get Campuses Excited about Your Branch? Here Are 4 Tips

If you’re reading this, your branch is probably a rock star at connecting with local campuses. You’ve already recruited a new college/university (C/U) partner member. You’ve taken steps to engage your local college or university. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   October 23, 2014

AAUW Membership Matters — October 2014

In this issue of Membership Matters, we will highlight retention opportunities, branch success stories, retention and recruitment tools, and the “leader essentials” that will help all of us make this a fruitful fiscal year. It does indeed take a village. Read more »

Membership Matters

Membership Matters is a monthly e-newsletter for state and branch AAUW membership vice presidents (MVPs), presidents, and finance officers. Read more »

AAUW Membership Matters — September 2014

Creating Back-to-AAUW Enthusiasm! September is almost upon us, and it’s an ideal time for recruitment. In this edition of Membership Matters, you’ll find recruitment ideas, success stories from fellow branches, […] Read more »

Campus Connections for C/U Chairs — August 2014

Happy new (school) year! We’re thrilled that you’re working to build relationships between AAUW and colleges and universities (C/Us). We want to help you make the most out of your […] Read more »