Welcome to the Cedar Falls (IA) Branch of AAUW!

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Thank You for your interest in the Cedar Falls Branch of the American Association of University Women! We have a membership of about 100 and are the largest branch in the state of Iowa. We are affiliated with the University of Northern Iowa and Hawkeye Community College.

We meet monthly at the Cedar Falls Woman’s Club on the corner of Clay and Third Streets for dinner and a program. Our program theme this year is “Empowering Women“.

We also provide funding for educational scholarships, legal advocacy, research and lobbying to promote equity for women and girls. Members are involved in numerous interest groups and community projects.

MISSION

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

VISION

The American Association of University Women Cedar Falls Branch will be recognized in the community for promoting the status of women and girls.

DIVERSITY STATEMENT

In principle and in practice, the American Association of University Women values and seeks diversity. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class.

VALUES

  • Advocacy for women and girls
  • Civic and educational coalitions
  • Community action from local to international
  • Diversity
  • Education
  • Equity
  • Leadership, in the branch and community
  • Legal Advocacy
  • Networking among diverse organizations with similar missions
  • Philanthropy/Giving
  • Public Policy Advocacy
  • Research
  • Sense of community and Friendship among members
  • Social Justice
  • Voter Education

Pictured above: Jodi Bergmann, Maygen Brace, and Amanda Kamp are the recipients of $1000 transition scholarships to the University of Northern Iowa, sponsored by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Cedar Falls Branch.