WE’VE CELEBRATED NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY AND YOU CAN TOO !!
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The League of Women Voters (LWV) and Northern California Public Media are co-sponsoring virtual nonpartisan Candidate Forums for districts in Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Sebastopol and Cotati. Please be sure to check out the LWV website for live links!
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Check out these links to the 2020 Sonoma County Women’s Suffrage Project !
Help celebrate the 100th Anniversary!
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Philanthropy in Action: Leaders for Tomorrow
Virtual Reception Honoring AAUW Scholarship Winners Thursday, October 8, 7:00 to 8:30
Featuring scholarship recipients from SSU, SRJC, Tech Trek Alumnae Zoom Meeting-invitation will be sent via eblast
(POSTPONED to March 2021) Public Policy Event
Guest speaker Gina Mulligan, author of Remember the Ladies, will speak about the history of letter writing and the part it played in the efforts to communicate and organize the passage of the 19th Amendment and the Women’s Right to Vote. Gina is also the author of Girls Love Mail and the charity of the same name which collects handwritten letters of encouragement for women with breast cancer. Gina was one of the 250,000 women diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009.
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.
AAUW Santa Rosa does this through:
- granting scholarships for six middle school girls to Tech Trek, a summer science and math camp at Stanford University
- support for Montgomery High School Girl’s Softball for Title IX
- granting scholarships at Sonoma State University
- granting scholarships at Santa Rosa Junior College
- support of AAUW National Fund
- providing programs for its members and the public
- support and collaboration with other local women’s organizations