AAUW is a community that breaks through educational and economic
barriers so that all women have a fair chance. Your membership makes
AAUW's powerful voice even stronger on critical issues affecting women
National Membership is open to anyone
holding an associate or equivalent (RN), baccalaureate or higher degree
from a regionally accredited college or university.
Branch Membership in Valley Forge Branch membership also includes membership in the Association and AAUW Pennsylvania.
more than ever, the American Association of University Women needs
strength in numbers. With approximately 100,000 members, 1,000 branches,
and over 500 college and university partner members, AAUW uses its
powerful voice on critical issues affecting women and girls. Share in
the commitment to speak out on vital social, economic, and political
issues. Education. Civil rights. Affirmative action. Reproductive
choice. Sex discrimination. Title IX. Health care. Hate crimes.
College/University Partner Membership
is open to regionally accredited educational institutions, including
two-year or community colleges. Students enrolled in these institutions
receive a free e-Student affiliation. Member Benefits
Members receive: AAUW Outlook, AAUW’s award-winning magazine which highlights issues and individuals affecting women and girls today.
Action Network briefs that alert you to congressional actions on issues that can change your life.
Keystoner, the magazine of AAUW Pennsylvania.
Valley Forge Branch Handbook and Directory. AAUW Bridges to Equity, Valley Forge Branch's monthly newsletter that details upcoming meetings as well as issues concerning the membership.
also are also eligible for discounts for AAUW books and merchandise; credit
cards; magazine subscriptions; quality health and life insurance plans;
auto insurance; and books.
Join Us -
The President of the Valley Forge Branch is Mary Carr.
Dues are $85 in total, including $59 which goes to National AAUW, $10 to Pennsylvania AAUW, and $16 to Valley Forge Branch. Remember, $56 is tax deductible because it supports AAUW's educational activities. The $3 of National dues that is not deductible supports the AAUW Action Fund's Section 501(c)(4) Lobby Corps and Get out the Vote activities. Lobbying costs are not deductible for federal income tax purposes.
Payment of Dues:
Send your check payable to "AAUW Valley Forge Branch" by April 1st of each year to
A member who has paid Association dues for 50 years shall become a 50-year Honorary Life Member and shall thereafter be exempt from the payment of Association dues. Life Membership is $900, or 20 times the Association dues.
New branch members who join between January 1 and March 15 pay half-year dues, and their membership is valid through June 30. New branch members who join after March 15 pay full dues, and their membership is valid through June 30 of the following year.