Heights-Hillcrest-Lyndhurst Brings AAUW to Cleveland

Heights-Hillcrest-Lyndhurst Branch brings the mission of AAUW to the eastside of Cleveland, Ohio.  AAUW protects legal rights; educates women for a lifetime of success; advocates for laws that give women a fair chance; researches educational and economic barriers that harm women; leads and teaches others to lead in our schools, communities, and country.

AAUW’s Ohio Voting Record shows you how your VotePowerOfOneOhio Representatives and Senators voted on important of civil rights and women’s rights.  Also insidethe US Voting Record shows scores ranging from 100 to 22.  Wouldn’t you want to know before you vote?  Check it out now. 

NewsletterHeader

Get news in the October Newsletter.

Upcoming Events    

October 22      6:45 pm   Beachwood Branch, Cuyahoga County Public Library: What is happening to our right to vote: suppression of voting in Ohio, Drew Dennis, Staff Attorney and Litigation Coordinator, ACLU of Ohio.

November 15   Next branch event: 6:45 pm Mayfield Branch, Cuyahoga County Public Library: Building and maintaining a coalition of partners–how and why, Isabel Seavey, Secretary AAUW Ohio and Warren Trumbull County Branch AAUW.

Ohio’s Voting Record Is Here

AAUW supports issues favoring public education, women’s equity and pay equity and reproductive choice. By fall, HHL and AAUW Ohio will again post the voting records of Northeast Ohio’s Senators and Representatives showing how they have voted for or against AAUW’s public policy concerns. Are you ready to tell your reps how you want them to vote? We certainly hope so. Plan to be an informed citizen and register early so you are not disenfranchised. Your vote matters. << More on recent news of the Ohio Legislature worthy of your comment.

By joining with a local group, you can connect with women with backgrounds in medical fields, technology, business, and education who work for equity for women and girls.  Become a member.  Download our AAUW-HHL in Brief brochure.  Visit our blog about diversity; post your comments about the most recent post about the Nigerian girls kidnapped last April.

Know Your Rights in the Workplace

equal payFinding out what your rights are has never been easier, thanks to the launch of the AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund’s new Know Your Rights at Work resource on the AAUW national site. Learn more about protections against pregnancy discrimination, sexist practices, wage inequity, and other issues.

Know a Recent College Graduate?College Students at Graduation

Let e-student affiliates know they automatically become national members for one year at no cost to them.  If you are an AAUW member, check the Member Center – Current Members page to find a perfect gift for other college graduates.

Line

Top-Rated Nonprofit_bannerGive a little; give more–it’s your choice.  We welcome new members; membership is not by invitation.  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.