WELCOME….

On Saturday January 21 AAUW Santa Maria is hosting a “Shared Event” featuring Shannon-Smith Crowley, the CA-AAUW Lobbyist as the speaker.  All branches in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties are invited.  On the same day, there will be a Women’s March in SLO, and our AAUW Atascadero branch will be participating.

Don’t forget to cast your votes for our own Dancing with Our Stars power couple, Sue and Pete Sly!

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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.