Community Outreach

Use these resources to make connections and develop relationships with your local community, including with newspapers, businesses, schools, and residents.

How to Invite a Fellow or Grantee to Your Branch

Have you thought about connecting with those fellowship and grant recipients at your branch? Recipients make great speakers at branch programs, and they’re often looking for ways to engage with AAUW locally. Read more »

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How to Put Together a Candidate Forum

A candidate forum is a public event for voters to meet and hear from candidates running for office. Forums can help you accomplish many goals, including educating voters about candidates, creating a space for candidates to express their positions on AAUW issues, and raising visibility for AAUW. Read more »

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How to Organize a Voter Registration Drive

This guide provides some easy steps to running a successful voter registration campaign. Read on, and remember that the AAUW public policy staff is here to help — consider them your resource and sounding board. 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 »

Historical AAUW Awards

AAUW has a long legacy of honoring and celebrating outstanding women who make significant contributions in their professions, academic fields, and communities. Read more »

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Programs in a Box Directory

AAUW’s online Programs in a Box (PIAB) help members consider and choose program activities for their branches. Each Program in a Box outlines an activity that could be chosen for […] Read more »

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10 Leader Essentials in Marketing and Visibility

Do you know how your branch “brand” is known in your community? Use these ten Leader Essentials to consistently communicate your brand. Read more »

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A Social Media Handbook for AAUW Branches

This guide is meant as Social Media 101; it explains the basics, makes a case for why your AAUW branch should use social media, and then discusses how to get started. 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 national staff assist members during the 2013 National Convention.

How to Table with a Video

Follow these five steps to increase visibility for AAUW and spread the word about AAUW’s work. Read more »