Welcome to the Tarrant County, TX Branch of AAUW!

Next Event:  Wed, Jan 18, 5:30 pm, Healthy Lifestyles for Women at The Stayton.  Please make your prepaid reservation by Jan 16 — click here.

SMJ_8161 The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is the nation’s leading organization advocating equity for women and girls. Its national membership of 80,000 seeks to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research.

The Tarrant County Branch of AAUW enjoys monthly meetings, community volunteering, and involvement in public policy issues such as educational equity and equal pay.  We encourage our members to choose from an array of exciting interest groups.    We are friendly, dedicated, dynamic women who have fun as we work to make a difference for women and girls in our community.

Come Join Us.      — Barbara Dyson Cager, Tarrant County Branch President

The 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.    Click here to go to the AAUW National Website.

For more than 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

The American Association of University Women advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

AAUW’s accomplishments in 2016

As the year comes to a close, it’s time to look back AAUW’s achievements which is the ultimate hard work of all of our members and supporters. Without their support, the success of the last year would not have been possible.

  • 200,000+ messages went out to state and federal legislators.
  • 6 states passed new equal pay laws in 2016.
  • 714 resource guides were delivered to Title IX coordinators in 29 states.
  • 2,200 signatures collected on AAUW’s petition urging Anheuser-Busch to sign the White House Equal Pay Pledge.
  • 44 years of Title IX celebrated with Senator Harry Reid.
  • 900+ get-out-the-vote events organized by members in 46 states.
  • 19 AAUW members were elected to state legislatures.
  • 12,000 young women and girls were empowered through AAUW’s leadership programs.
  • 11,460 women learned to ask for the salary they deserve through AAUW salary workshop negotiations

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Donate to AAUW today for social change

For more than 135 years, AAUW has served as a grassroots organization to improve the lives of millions of women and their families. The support of donors like you is critical to our mission. Your gift will support AAUW’s fight against unequal representation in business and government, discrimination and harassment in the workplace, the gender pay gap, and more.

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105-year-old AAUW member Martha Ann on Women’s rights

Martha Ann has witnessed crucial milestones in women’s equality from women’s right to vote in November 1920 to name of the first woman on the presidential ballot in November 2016. When Miller was entering the workforce in the 1930s, sexism and inequality were prevalent.Throughout Miller’s membership, AAUW has supported equal pay legislation, women in politics, equal representation of both men and women and many more programs.

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