The State College Branch of AAUW was founded in 1916 and has approximately 155 members who continually seek ways to work toward improving the lives of all women. We welcome new members! Read more about our branch.
The AAUW State College Branch will begin accepting donations of used books for its 2019 sale beginning Saturday, June 16 with a special collection day planned from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Branch volunteers will be on hand to accept your donation. The Used Book Donation Center is located at 176 Technology Drive in Boalsburg. Starting on Monday, June 18 and throughout the summer, Branch volunteers will be present to accept your donations on Monday evenings from 6 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday and Wednesday mornings from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.
To commemorate 100 years as a branch, AAUW State College awarded $100,000 to the Penn State Forum Distinguished Speaker Series. Pictured: Connie Wheeler, Centennial Gift Chair; Sally Kalin, Finance VP; Dr. Lori Bechtel-Wherry, Forum Chair; Dr. Blannie Bowen, Forum Administrative Head; and Dr. Billie Willits, Co-president. To learn more, click here.
Applications for the AAUW State College Branch's Community Grants were accepted through April 1. Decisions about awarding grants to programs sponsored by other nonprofit organizations located in Centre County, PA will be made at the early June branch board meeting. Proposals funded must be for programs or services that reach county residents more than half of whom are women and/or girls. Proposed programs or services also must align with AAUW's mission and the State College Branch's value statements.