Now through 11:59 p.m. ET on March 22, 2018, you can comment on the amendments recommended by the AAUW Governance Committee and AAUW Board of Directors and propose amendments that you’d like to see on the ballot for the AAUW vote this spring.
There are three proposed bylaws amendments to consider: 1. Staggered terms of office for AAUW Board of Directors on a 3-year rotation; 2. Membership requirement for AAUW Board of Directors; and 3. Degree requirement for membership in AAUW. It is easy to submit a comment by logging in and click on the proposal you wish to address.
Your name and location will be added when you submit your comments.
Our Branch has taken no official position on any of these proposals but review the rationales provided and support or reject any or all of them.
You will want to attend our March 24 meeting, to be held at the 57th Fighter Group Restaurant from 11 am to 1 pm. Alison Spitz, Health and Wellness Manager at the International Rescue Committee Atlanta Office will be our speaker. She will address efforts to provide refugee and immigrant clients access to quality health education and health services.
The cost of luncheon is $20, cash or check. Please respond to the evite or email email@example.com by March 19 to be part of this interesting program. The restaurant is located at 3829 Clairmont Road, Atlanta 30341. See you on Saturday, March 24!
You already know we will be meeting on Saturday, February 3, at St. James United Methodist Church from 11 am to 1 pm. Here is some more information about the meeting.
The program features Staci Fox, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood Southeast. Jason’s Deli will be providing assorted box lunches; cost will be $15.00, cash or check. You should have received an evite and please RSVP by Monday, January 29th.
St. James United Methodist Church is located at the corner of Peachtree Dunwoody Road and Loridans Drive. Use the Loridans Drive entrance to the back parking lot behind the church. Enter the far left door into the Sunday School building and take the elevator to the 3rd floor. We will gather in room 305-309.
Please join us for an informative meeting!
Our February 3rd luncheon meeting will be held at 11:00 a.m. at St. James United Methodist Church at 4400 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Atlanta. A Planned Parenthood representative will present the program.
Click here for some information regarding an event this Saturday, January 20th. Power to the Polls is a follow-up event on the women’s march that many of our AAUW members participated in last year. Debbie Karvey will be working at the ERA table, and we appreciate her sharing this empowering event with us!
The AAUW Atlanta Branch will hold its annual holiday celebration on Sunday, December 3, from 3 to 5 pm at the home of Mary and Darwin Womack. There will be a silent auction, plenty of delicious food, and lots of time to visit with members and their guests. National scholarship winners have also been invited, and hearing about their research is always exciting!
The Board will meet at 2:15 prior to the party. There will also be a short but important business meeting as part of our gathering.
Please plan to attend–it won’t be the same without you!