Welcome to the Flagler County, FL Branch of AAUW!

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                             AAUW Florida and AAUW National elections are fast approaching.

It is very important that each member vote on several issues vital to all. In the 2015 national                           AAUW election only 500 of the eligible 3,000 Florida voters participated.                      This must not happen again!  Florida must make its wishes known.

AAUW Florida                                                                                                                                      Online voting begins May 4 and ends June 2.  Paper ballots must be postmarked by May 30

  • Two Florida Bylaws amendments are proposed
  • Elect a President Elect:  Candidates are Pat Ross, Daytona Beach and Diane Schrier, Ocala.

AAUW National                                                                                                                                    Voting begins online April 17, 2017, and closes June 15, 2017, at the National Convention  Deadline to request paper ballot is May 4, 2017.  Ballot must be postmarked by May 29, 2017

  • Candidates are running for AAUW National Board Chair and for Director seats
  • Proposed changes to the Bylaws will eliminate education requirement for membership

Click on the link below for further information                                                                                  ONE MEMBER ONE VOTE

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             National Conference for College Women Student Leaders                                                      2017  Flagler Branch  Recipient

                                                                     Larisa Kupinszky                                                                                          Ms. Kupinsky, a Daytona State College student working on her Associate’s Degree,         has been selected to attend the NCCWSL Conference to be held from May 31 to June 3, 2017            at the University of Maryland, College Park.  Our branch sends one young woman from        the Flagler Campus of Daytona State College to this premier leadership conference each year.

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Congratulations to our Tech Trek Winners!

                                                                            

                            Karissa Jackson                                                               Giva Clavizzao                                         Indian Trails Middle School                                        Buddy Taylor Middle School

          These rising eighth graders will attend the Tech Trek STEM Camp this summer from                                        June 11 to 17, 2017 at Palm Beach State College, Boca Raton, Florida.

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  Scholarships and Arts Grants

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                                                    We awarded a grand total of $11,000!  

                                  2 scholarships of $2000 to graduating high school seniors                                          Amossi Miller and Ivana Moore – both from Flagler Palm Coast High School

                                             3 continuing education scholarships of $2000                                                                                    Carrie Hartnett, Jerica Rode and Corinne Schaefer   

                                                               3 arts grants totaling $1,000                                                                Evan Hernandez, Brooklyn Hoffmann and Sekora Schuman

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American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a nationwide network of more than 170,000 members and supporters, 1,000 branches, and 800 college/university institution partners.

Located in Florida’s northeast coast, the Flagler County Branch draws members from throughout Flagler County and serves the communities of Palm Coast, Flagler Beach and Bunnell.

For 130 years, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political. Our commitment to our mission is reflected in all aspects of our work.

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.