Welcome to the Austin Branch of AAUW

The Austin Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) was organized by 15 women in 1923, at the Driskill Hotel, with many contributions and accomplishments made by branch members and continuing since, as recorded in our HERstory under ABOUT US.

2021-2022 Branch Program Schedule 


Mark Your 2021/22 Calendars! 

We’re Putting the FUN Back into FUNd Raising


  • Talk up our public AAUW Online Holiday Auction 12/6-9 to friends, family, and external organizations.

  • Donate items for auction to Cathy Werner (843-412-0432) or Joyce Pulich (512-656-1776) through 12/1.

  • Keep collecting change in your C3 (Change for Change Challenge) jars! No amount collected is too small, as it all adds to our donation by the Branch to AAUW National. (Bring jars back to January meeting.)

December 6-9

  • Online Holiday Auction is live to public ….bid, bid, bid! Auction closes at 10 p.m. sharp Thurs 12/9.

 January 8 Branch MeetingFUNds Table

  • Get your Raffle tickets. Must be present to win!

  • Sign up for one of 40 spaces for the Cajun Cook Off & Fest featuring Gumbo and Pralines, Sunday, 2/27.

  • Collect a ‘sweet surprise’ for returning your jar for the Change For Change Challenge (C3).

February 12 Branch Meeting — Happy Valentines!

  • Cheer our fund raising total for the C3 Challenge. Kudos and prizes to our Top 2 Collectors!

February 27, Sunday

  • Come hungry to the Cajun Cook Off & Fest featuring Gumbo and Pralines, Sunday, 2/27 from 2-4:30 at the home of Debbie Starr (limited to 40 tickets)

March 5 Branch MeetingFUNds Table

  • Spring for some delectable, delicious See’s Candy Bars (suggested donation for 2 bars is $5)

  • Sign up for limited spaces to our Spring Fling Concert at Chez Babot (Sharon’s house) in Dripping Springs; music, appetizers and beverages! April Date to be announced in the Branch Newsletter.

March (various dates/locations)

  • Come out to support the FUNds Team as they offer See’s dark and milk candy bars at various local wineries and breweries.

April 9 Branch Meeting  — FUNdsTable

  • Take your last chance to sign up for the Spring Fling Concert (45 person limit)

  • Get your Raffle tickets. Must be present to win!

April TBD

  • Spring Fling Concert at Chez Babot (Sharon & Jorge Babot’s home) in Dripping Springs. Bring your dancing shoes!

FUNds Team: Joyce Pulich, Deb Starr, Maggie Kadlecek, Sharon Babot, Pam Wolfe, Brenda Hahne, Berta Lloyd, Jan Rooker, Cathy Werner


2021-2022 Branch Program Schedule 

 Imagine Austin Comprehensive Plan

Matthew Dugan

Branch Meeting begin at 10:00 a.m. at the Norris Center

All meetings start at 10:00 a.m. and are held at Norris Conference Center ( 2525 W Anderson Ln #365, Austin, TX 78757)

Would you like to learn more about our Branch?

AAUW Austin Member Handout 8-9-20

2020-2021 Strategic Plan & Goals

The American Association of University Women has been empowering women since 1881.

AAUW-Texas includes the state organization and local branches in four districts, working for equity for women and girls in schools, on campuses, and in our communities.