Welcome to the Lynchburg Branch of American Association of University Women (AAUW). The AAUW is a national organization founded in 1881 whose mission is to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education and research. By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women have a fair chance. Membership in the AAUW is open to anyone who holds a two-year associate’s degree or higher degree from an accredited college or university. That includes men as well as women! By joining the Lynchburg branch of AAUW you have the opportunity to meet and participate in a variety of activities with an interesting group that highly values education. Your dues also support national and state AAUW work in support of the AAUW mission.
Branch activities are listed below. Follow the links below to learn more about specific activities:
You are welcome to join us any time. Simply contact the person listed for each activity to let her know you are coming. If you are ready to become a member, you can click here to download an application form.
The video below highlights the history of AAUW and what AAUW has done and is doing now to further opportunities for women and girls. You will be impressed by the impact and ambitions of AAUW!
If you are a member of the branch, you can use your password (Don’t have a password? Contact Susan Piepho to enter the Members Only section of the web page.) In this section you will find the current Yearbook (which includes the membership directory), recent newsletters, and other information.