WELCOME….

Our Branch hosted a very successful Candidate Forum on Friday, April 8th.  Candidates for the 24th Congressional District appeared to answer audience questions, moderated by our own Shirley Summers.  You can view the video of the event here:

AAUW 24th District Congressional Seat Candidate Forum


The Atascadero AAUW Inc. is a branch of the American Association of University Women. Our branch was founded in 1937 and serves the communities of Atascadero, Santa Margarita, and Templeton.

Friendship, networking, community action projects, education, and fundraising are just some of the aspects that attract members to our organization. We are a 501(c)(3) organization. AAUW promotes equity for all women and girls, life-long education, and positive societal change. AAUW is California’s most active and diverse organization for women offering advocacy, equity, personal and professional growth, community leadership, and friendship.

Mission Statement

The purpose of AAUW is to promote equity for all women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.

Value Promise

By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women have a fair chance.