ONE MEMBER ONE VOTE
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
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.
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.
Scholarships and Arts Grants
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
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 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.