Get Ready for Fall Summit 2019
Join AAUW Ohio’s Branch Presidents, Public Policy Chairs, and Program VPs As We Continue Our Discussion on Equity
September 28, 2019, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at All Saints Lutheran Church Parish Hall, 6770 North High Street, Worthington, OH 43085. The Fall Summit will be a day of discussion, learning and sharing. Kendra Davis, AAUW VP Development and Partnerships will be there with an update on our progress and partnerships to achieve the objectings of AAUW’s Strategic Plan. NCCWSL recipients will give us a picture of their leadership conference, and other speakers and leaders will spark discussion group topics as varied as Women across the Generations, Collaborating with and Nourishing a College Student Organization, Men as Collaborators, and Non-gender Binary Equity.
Watch for registration to open soon. The form and more informaiton will be emailed in our next Orbit newsletter and posted on the website. The number attendees is limited.
Find more about women’s economic security on our Advocacy pages. Is 80 cents on the dollar right? How is the Ohio legislature doing for women and families?
AAUW Ohio Awards Two Scholarships to Young Leaders
AAUW has offered two scholarships to young Ohio women to attend AAUW National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL). Karinne Hill, currently attending Ohio University, and Ashley Wallace, currently attending Bowling Green State University, are winners of the 2019 awards.
NCCWSL brings young women from across the US to the University of Maryland College Park to be challenged, learn to inspire others and create impact. Read the 2019 program. It sounds exciting–wish I could go.
Find AAUW Ohio News in The Upcoming August 2019 Orbit Newsletter
The April copy of Orbit has news from District Events and branch awards. Read the AAUW Ohio April 2019 Orbit here. If you are an Ohio branch member and did not receive your Orbit by email or want to be added to our mailing list, please use the Contact Us link above.
Pay Membership Dues for 2019-2020 Now
AAUW is collecting dues now for the coming year. Join now or pay your dues easily online. Membership in AAUW Ohio is open to all AAUW national members whose home is in Ohio. Ohio has 32 local units called “branches.” Read more on our Join page. Find the branch finance officer’s Guide to Paying Dues on the Branch Resources page. Find the Ohio Finance Officer’s mailing address in the AAUW Ohio Branch & State Officers Directory, also on the Branch Resources page.
The Ohio Legislature and Women’s Interests
The Women’s Public Policy Network has released its scorecard relating how well the last Ohio legislative session measured on advancing policies that lead to equity for women and girls. Read the WPPN’s Legislative Scorecard today; be ready to make your voice known to your legislator and at voting time.
In principle and in practice, AAUW values and seeks an inclusive membership, workforce, leadership team, and board of directors. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, geographical location, national origin, race, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status.