Some of the history of Farmington AAUW includes the following:
Participated in establishing the Friends of the Library and the Farmington Players.
Initiated programs and scholarship awards to interest girls in the sciences and presented books and other resources on sustaining their interest in science.
to DPS resources on the problem of sexual harassment in school.
Assisted in forming SAGE (Senior Adults Giving to Education) which continues today.
Supports the passage of the ERA.
Presented with Oakland Community College’s Women Center the “Back to School” programs for women resuming their education.
Developed and presented cooking classes at the former Boys and Girls Republic, a facility for troubled boys and girls
Registered voters with the Oakland League of Women Voters and individually.
Collected food and sundries at our meetings to support a local food pantry..
Annually award scholarships to OCC and natiionally through National AAUW
Supports local charities and the Girls State program each year.
IFARMINGTON AAUW BRANCH NEWS
Farmington AAUW was certified by the AAUW in 1951. This is our 70th year!
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