Welcome to the Allentown (PA) Branch of AAUW!

aauwquoteWhy AAUW?

  • Educational Foundation
  • Scholarships
  • Career Networking
  • Research
  • Political Influence
  • Monthly Programs
  • Legal Advocacy Activism
  • Social Activities

Congratulations & best wishes to recipients of the
2014-2015 Community Awards

The recipients (by numbers) are enrolled at the following institutions:

Cedar Crest (5), DeSales University (5), St. Luke’s School of Nursing (4), Penn State Lehigh Valley (1), and Moravian Theological Seminary (1).

The cumulative award amount for the current year is approximately $17,000; the funds are raised at the annual AAUW Book Sale in October.

The Janet Hobby Award of $1,000 has been awarded to a young woman currently pursuing an undergraduate degree at Penn State Lehigh Valley in elementary education.

AAUWshapegrayscaleStudy Groups:

  • Career Women
  • Read Math
  • Film & Theatre
  • Literature (5 various groups)
  • Much more!

Community Services:

  • Annual used Book Sale whose profit assists women continuing their education — help us celebrate 55 years of community service.
  • Diversity Outreach including annual international forums
  • Let’s Read Math project
  • Dictionary Project – annual donation of dictionaries to Central Elementary School in Allentown
  • Book Corner – weekly fulfillment of children’s books at the Dept. of Human Services
  • The Perfect Fit for Working Women – co-founders