Annual special events provide an opportunity for our branch to raise funds for our Mission projects, recognize and celebrate successes, and enjoy fellowship.
Save the Date!!
COVER to COVER
Stepping into Spring!
Poway Penasquitos 20th Annual Author Luncheon Fundraiser
To Support Tech Trek and our Re-entry Woman Scholarship fund
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Maderas Country Club
Aline Ohansenian Orhan’s Inheritance
Ona Russell Rule of Capture
Jill Hall The Black Velvet Coat
$50 per person
★Cash Raffle ★Silent Auction ★Opportunity Baskets
★Gift Cards ★Author Book Signing ★Book Sales
Questions? email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: (619) 855-4071
Each January members gather for a special weekend at Camp Stevens in Julian, California. The Retreat is a time to laugh, relax, learn new things, and share with others. Different programs are presented each year. The Retreat has been a part of the branch for over 36 years.
Cover to Cover May 13, 2017 at the Maderas Golf Club
Save the date for this highlight event! Cover to Cover will be held at the Maderas Golf Club on May 13, 2017. Three authors are featured as guest speakers at an elegant luncheon. Silent auction baskets and opportunity baskets help raise money for the scholarships and Tech Trek program. Local businesses and the members donate gift items and gift certificates for these baskets. With this money the Poway Penasquitos Branch is able to send six seventh grade girls to Tech Trek and award three $1000+ scholarships to women who have decided to go back to college – Re-entry Scholarship.
Tech Trek is an AAUW sponsored math/science camp designed to develop interest, excitement, and self-confidence in young women who will enter eighth grade in the fall. Each year we interview girls from three of the middle schools in the Poway Unified School District and choose six to sponsor for this exciting summer camp.
At Tech Trek, girls are assigned to a math or science core class, and spend a week learning about their field, doing hands-on experiments and working with other girls under the instruction of credentialed middle school teachers and women currently engaged professionally in math, science, or technology fields. For more information click on these links: AAUW Tech Trek AAUW
Our branch has available scholarship funds for women returning to college: Re-Entry Woman Scholarship. We encourage all women to continue to grow and challenge themselves academically. The application for 2017 is available now. See the Re-entry Woman Scholarship page.
AAUW branches raise money to support the AAUW Funds which includes the Legal Advocacy Fund, the Educational Opportunities Fund, and the Public Policy Fund. For more information see the AAUW Fund Description.