Welcome to the Independence (MO) Branch of AAUW!

 

 Our October meeting and program will be on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 4 PM at Blue RIver Community College, Campus Center, Room 101.
The program that afternoon will be “Women and Children in Poverty” presented by Helen Hattridge.
The hostesses for the event will be Deborah Barkley, Courtney Yount-McGinnis, Kathy Keeton, and Laura Vernon.
Everyone is welcome to join us.

 

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) empowers women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Our nonpartisan, nonprofit organization has more than 170,000 members and supporters across the United States, as well as 1,000 local branches and 800 college and university partners. Since AAUW’s founding in 1881, our members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political.

AAUW’s Mission
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

AAUW’s Value Promise
By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women and girls have a fair chance.