our LEGACY: 1885 – AAUW’s first research study disproves the theory that higher education harms women’s health.

our STORY: The American Assspring3ociation of University Women (AAUW) is a charitable membership organization with a nation-wide network of more than 170,000 members and donors. Our mission is to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Learn more.


Bone Up on Bones – April 28th, 2016 

Presented by: Kathleen Cody, Executive Director, American Bone Health and Marianne Gibson, Physical Therapist

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Thursday, April 28, 2016

7:00 – 8:30 pm

Danville Town Hall

201 Front Street, Danville

Join us to learn how you can protect your bones at any age. Our experts will tell you how to have healthy bones for life starting with childhood to senior citizen. For complete details and to register, click here.flower216th Annual AAUW Garden Tour May 6th & 7th 2016

wheelCelebrate Mother’s Day weekend by treating mothers, daughters, friends and flower lovers to this delightful self-guided tour of beautiful gardens in Alamo and Danville. Click here for more details.



Local Scholarship Awards Ceremony,   Installation, and Appreciation Party 

Thursday June 9, 2016, 5:00 to 8:00 PM

For details, click here.


For more upcoming events, view our 2015-2016 DAW Branch Calendar.


The following is our 2015-2016 Executive Board:

Co-President: Kathy McKnight and Liz Williams
President Elect: Melanie Wade
Program Co-Vice President: Charla Gabert and Judy Lauper
Membership Vice President: Soni Leighton
AAUW Funds Vice President: Carol Highton
Secretary: Kate Reed
Treasurer: Marilyn Lawver