Welcome to the Downers Grove Area (IL) Branch of AAUW!

AAUW (American Association of University Women): www.aauw.org is a national organization of 100,000 women and men in more than 1000 branches across the country. AAUW promotes equity for all women and girls, lifelong education, and positive societal changes.

We support the National AAUW mission:
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.

The Downers Grove Area Branch was founded in 1949 and has approximately 100 members from Darien, Downers Grove, Lisle, Westmont, and Woodridge. As a branch, we study global issues, promote women’s education, and meet for social events.


Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Social at 6:30 pm

Program at 7 pm

Business Meeting at 8:15 pm

Downers Grove Public Library

The branch will host a guest from the NAMI of DuPage Speaker’s Bureau <National Alliance on Mental Illness.> These speakers are trained to tell their personal stories and draw others toward hope and acceptance. There will be an opportunity to interact through questions and comments. Join us to meet the real face of a person dealing with mental illness in recovery.