AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

Community Action Projects

Community Action Projects

GIFTS FOR TEENS

The Gifts for Teens project provides community support and help to homeless and low-income San Jose teenagers. Sturdy duffels and totes, about 1,500 bags, are stuffed with fun and practical gifts and distributed at holiday time to teens living in poverty. 

Fellowship, Fun and Food

Posted by on Jun 30, 2014 | No Comments

It’s summer, so of course it is time to think about……Fall Event, AAUW San Jose’s kick-off meeting of the 2014-2015 year. Put September 13 on your calendars for fellowship, fun, and food. Prospective members, new members, long-time members – there is something for everyone and everyone is welcome. Enjoy the year in review: how AAUW San Jose has made a difference in the lives of women and girls. Meet Tech Trek campers and Local Scholarship recipients. Hear the stories of women whose lives have been changed by their membership in AAUW San Jose. Meet your Board of Directors. Help plan 2014-15 and beyond. Honor our named Gift Honorees, Past Presidents and 50-year members. All the interest groups and community action groups will have displays. Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the First Congregational Church, 1980 Hamilton Avenue, San Jose, CA 95125 (corner of Hamilton and Leigh). Registration 9:30 -10:00 a.m. Program 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Brunch and socializing until 1 p.m.

Newletter June-July 2014

Newletter June-July 2014

Posted by on May 28, 2014 | No Comments

It’s spring, so of course it is time to think about……Fall Event, AAUW San Jose’s kick-off meeting of the 2014-2015 year. Put September 13 on your calendars for fellowship, fun, and food. All the interest groups and community action groups will have displays and there will be an interesting and motivating speaker. Save the date. . . . . . September 13, 2014!!2014-06 June-July BONFIRE

Willow Glen General Office Space for Rent
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Willow Glen General Office Space for Rent

Posted by on May 28, 2014 | No Comments

AAUW San Jose offers 1400 sq.ft. of general office space for rent. Walk to downtown Willow Glen shops and restaurants; second floor of Craftsman-style house with separate entrance; parking and signage and water, garbage and landscaping included in lease. Contact Info@aauwsanjose.org for information.

AAUW San Jose Awards $29,000 in College Scholarships

Posted by on May 28, 2014 | No Comments

This May, AAUW San Jose awarded twelve women scholarships ranging from $4,000 to $1,500. Recipients attend San Jose State University, UC Santa Cruz, UC San Diego, Santa Clara University, CSU East Bay and SF State University. These women are majoring in engineering, nursing, prelaw, psychology, occupational therapy and administration of justice.