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.
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; current post is Toward Real Equity.
AAUW’s Ohio Voting Record shows you how your Ohio Representatives and Senators voted on important of civil rights and women’s rights. Check it out now.
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.
September 17 6:00 pm Beachwood Branch, Cuyahoga County Public Library: Women’s Issues–Accomplishments & Current Work. How can you influence the outcomes? How does AAUW do it?
October 22 Next branch event: 6:45 pm Beachwood Branch, Cuyahoga County Public Library: Voting Rights
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.
Know Your Rights in the Workplace
Finding 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.
Give 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 165,000 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 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 have a fair chance.