Welcome to the Sacramento Branch of AAUW

Speech Trek Contest

This year’s Speech Trek contest will be held on Feb.10th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. It will be held over Zoom. Please register to obtain the Zoom link by clicking <here>. Note this is a change in plans – it will no longer be held at Cosumnes River College.

We hope to see you there!

Elk Grove high school students will compete in the contest with this year’s topic:  “If an educated population is essential to a nation’s prosperity, then how can we ensure a robust public school curriculum that is accessible to all and teaches historically accurate information?” 

Sacramento AAUW Presents This Year’s Theme:

“The Rights Stuff”  2023-2024 Branch Programs

*** Lights, Cameras, Action ***

Be sure to check your latest issue of Capital Ideas for details and updates!!

  • Saturday, February 10, 2024 – Speech Trek Contest by high school students
  • Saturday, March 16, 2024 – The fight for civil rights is active in a community near you
  • Saturday April 20, 2024 – The Right to choose what we read (Author’s Luncheon)
  • Saturday, May 18, 2024 – The Right to celebrate our year and ourselves

Rights we’ve already covered:
Saturday, January 20, 2024 – Luncheon with AAUW Fellows
-Saturday, January 13, 2024 –  Speech Trek Challenge
-Saturday, December 9, 2023 – The Right to Education: Luncheon with Scholarship Recipients
Saturday, November 4, 2023 – The Right to Personal Safety and Second Chances
-Saturday, October 14, 2023 – The Equal Rights Amendment and Reproductive Rights
-Saturday, September 23, 2023 –  The Right to equal opportunity

Tool Kit for ACTION (as of October 2023): Click <here>.

Membership Resource Guidebook

Click here for this handy guide on our branch has to offer and who we are

AAUW’s Action Network

AAUW Sacramento encourages all members to actively support and engage with AAUW’s national public policy directives to achieve equity for women and girls. To access AAUW’s Action Network, especially the Two-Minute Activist, click here.

AAUW’s Work Smart Program

To learn about and share AAUW’s Work Smart Program, which provides women with tools to successfully advocate for themselves, click here. Help close the pay gap for women everywhere.