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Be part of a group that champions gender--fair education, civil rights, social security, reproductive choice, and more.
The only requirement for membership is that you hold an associate (or equivalent), bachelor or higher degree from an accredited college, university or other institution of higher learning. The are no barriers to full participation in the organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin or disability.

As a branch member, you will belong to a community of people who value education and equal rights. Through branch activities, you will participate in furthering our mission in Greater Johnstown and enjoy the camaraderie of educated women while developing your skills as a volunteer and a leader.

For information on how to join, contact: Take a look at the many benefits of becoming a member of AAUW.

Membership in a community committed to a shared cause. As an AAUW member, you'll be proud to know you belong to a nationwide group of people who value education and equal rights ... who are contributing to a more promising future for all women and girls...and who together provide a powerful voice for women and girls -- a voice that cannot and will not be ignored. You'll also have access to AAUW's Membership Directory (in electronic format), which gives you access to AAUW colleagues.

Your voice in Washington.
If equity is at issue, we're there. As an AAUW member, you will have a strong voice on Capitol Hill on legislation that will affect the lives of women and girls. AAUW's more than 100,000 members and our branches in 1,300 communities guarantees that your message will be heard.

Updates on public policies that affect your life. Members receive briefings and fact sheets on critical policy issues as well as discounts on AAUW's bi-monthly policy newsletter, Action Alert

Relevant timely news and information.
The award-winning magazine, AAUW Outlook, delivers close-ups of the women behind women's rights from Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Shirley Chisholm, and Donna Shalala to exceptional women in grassroots America. Plus, AAUW publishes Action Alert -- a one page "alert" that informs you on how congressional proposals affect YOU ... and what you can do to make a difference. You will receive the Keystoner, AAUW-PA's quarterly newsletter and Inclined to AAUW, our branch's newsletter, published 5 times per year.

AAUW website.
AAUW's website provides members with continually updated information on Foundation fellowships, grants, and awards, the latest Foundation research, links to Congress ... and more. Plus, as a member of AAUW, you'll get a special bonus: access to a password-protected Member Center, where you'll find listservs, bulletin boards, chatrooms, and information provided exclusively to AAUW members. The site lets you cut through virtually reams of information and communicate directly with your AAUW colleagues and AAUW staff.

International equity.
As an AAUW member, you'll be able to learn about problems and help improve access to education and equity for women and girls internationally through several collaborative relationships with women's groups world-wide.

Leadership development.
AAUW's leadership development opportunities give you a chance to hone your personal and professional leadership skills. Take advantage of AAUW's Leadership Library, and consider serving on one of AAUW's local, state, regional, and national boards, committees, and panels.

Educational opportunities.
AAUW offers educational programs that promote gender, race, and class equity and help you develop your professional and personal skills. Programs are offered at state, regional, & national conventions; in interactive workshops; in print; and online.

Foundation research. Take advantage of member-only rates on exciting and extensive research reports commissioned by AAUW's Educational Foundation. The Foundation's landmark research enables you to make a difference in the lives of women and girls for generations to come.

Your connection with higher education. Learn about women challenging sex discrimination in higher education through AAUW's Legal Advocacy Fund. And find out how you -- or someone in your community -- can take advantage of the Foundation's $3 million in grants and fellowships awarded each year.

Increased buying power. Because of the increased buying power of a large group, AAUW can provide services designed exclusively for members including
   quality insurance plans,
including a dental plan and a plan specifically tailored to meet the needs of women.
   AAUW's First USA Platinum Visa card, which features a competitive rate and no annual fee.
   discounts on AAUW research and merchandise.
... and more! Savings from these programs will more than equal your yearly dues!

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Promoting Education and Equity for Women and Girls