Tag: AAUW

AAUW holds annual fundraising holiday luncheon

Barbara Stewart The Southeast Branch chapter of The American Association of University Women (AAUW) held its annual Fund Raising Holiday Luncheon on Saturday, December 8, 2018, at Cottonwood Country Club in the Saguaro Room. This “Red Envelope” event is held every year to collect funds to present grants to women in graduate and post graduate…

AAUW kicks off 2018-2019 season

Barbara Stewart The Southeast Valley Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will begin the 2018-2019 session with a program presented by an outstanding leader in the Chandler area, Trinity Donovan. Mrs. Donovan serves as the CEO of AZCEND, a nonprofit organization that helps people move from crisis to stability and ultimately to…

AAUW awards three local scholarships

Barbara Stewart The Southeast Valley Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Annual Scholarship Award was increased to three awards this year for the first time. Two $1,500 scholarships and one $1,000 scholarship were awarded to 2018 graduating seniors from the Chandler School District. There were 97 applicants. Each of the winners showed…

AAUW to meet March 19

  Barbara Stewart Sandy Bahr, Chapter Director for the Grand Canyon chapter of Sierra Club, will be the guest speaker at the Southeast Valley Branch of AAUW (American Association of University Women) on March 19, 2018, in Poolside Café at Oakwood Country Club. Social hour begins at 6:30 p.m., and the speaker and meeting begin…

2017 AAUW scholarship recipient

Barbara Stewart The Southeast Valley Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is proud to announce that Lynette Taleno is the recipient of the 2017 Annual $1,000 Scholarship. She graduated from Basha High School in May 2017, and is attending Chandler-Gilbert Community College where her major is psychology. She plans to work toward…

AAUW to hold International Dinner February 19

Barbara Stewart Southeast Valley AAUW (American Association of University Women) will hold its annual “International Dinner” on Monday, February 19, 2018, in the Palo Verde Clubhouse dining room. Social hour (cash bar) will begin at 5:00 p.m. with dinner served at 6:00 p.m. The theme for this year’s dinner will be “American Citizenship: An Elusive…

AAUW to meet November 20

Barbara Stewart Lori Regnier, Vice-President of the Starbright Foundation, will be the guest speaker at the Southeast Valley Branch of AAUW’s (American Association of University Women) on November 20, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the Oakwood Country Club Ballroom. Ms. Regnier will be presenting on modern day slavery and the increase of sex trafficking in…

AAUW presents Eric Ehst at October meeting

Eric Ehst

Barbara Stewart Eric Ehst will be the Southeast Valley Branch of AAUW’s (American Association of University Women) guest speaker on Monday, October 16, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the Oakwood Country Club Ballroom. Eric Ehst is proud to be the Executive Director of Neighbors Who Care, a nationally-respected nonprofit organization providing volunteer services to allow…

AAUW installs new officers

Executive Board Members: Co-Presidents Toni Corrigan and Tillie Fortner, President-Elect Janet Odle, Co-VP Membership Donna Haugland and Gail Jones, Co-VP Program Sharon Johnson and Kathy Burns, VP Finance Cynthia Cantor, Secretary Amy Andrews

Barbara Stewart The Southeast Valley Branch of the American Association of University Women held its 2017-2018 Installation of Officers at the most recent meeting. The Executive Board Members are as follows: Co-Presidents – Toni Corrigan and Tillie Fortner President-Elect – Janet Odle Co-VP Membership – Donna Haugland and Gail Jone Co-VP Program – Sharon Johnson…