Community Outreach

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

Creating Welcoming and Inclusive Organizations

It is not uncommon to recruit new members only to see them not return after the first or second event. This problem can be a symptom of an organizational culture that does not feel welcoming or inclusive to new people, especially those who have identities that are different from the majority of members. This section gives you an overview of what being an inclusive branch means and steps your branch can take. Read more »

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6 Steps to Diverse, Engaging Programs

AAUW’s program assessment tool will help you make sure you hold programming that engages your members, builds your branch, and is mission based. Read more »

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 »

Solving the Equation

Be the First to Know the Findings in Our Corporate Guide to Solving the Equation

Sign up to receive our guide to corporate best practices and recommendations for promoting gender diversity in the engineering and computing fields, coming February 2016. Read more »

Ending Campus Sexual Assault Tool Kit

Use these resources to raise awareness about campus sexual assault so that everyone can help make campuses safe for all students. Read more »

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Membership Join Brochure

The AAUW join brochure outlines the opportunities provided by AAUW to its individual members to empower themselves and other women. You follow the story of women who, through AAUW programs, […] Read more »

AAUW Fellowships Selection Panel Application

Contribute to the advancement of women and break through barriers to women’s achievement in education and the workplace by serving on an AAUW Selection Panel. Read more »

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AAUW Grants Selection Panel Application

Contribute to the advancement of women and break through barriers to women’s achievement in education and the workplace by serving on an AAUW Selection Panel. Read more »

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Apply for a Campus Action Project Grant

Do you care deeply about women’s issues? Do you want to make a difference in the lives of women and girls? Then you’ve come to the right place! We know firsthand how student projects can change a community for the better (after all, our organization was started by recent college graduates). That’s why we provide students with funding and support to make good things happen. Read more »

Current Issue: Spring/Summer 2015

AAUW Outlook Spring/Summer 2015: Activism Everywhere

Which is a better tool for an activist, a mouse or a megaphone? This issue of Outlook explores the different ways that people are empowering women—by gathering online, by gathering in person, and by blazing trails in nontraditional fields that other women can follow. It takes all kinds of advocacy to get the job done. What kind of advocate are you? Read more »

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