Welcome to the Arlington Branch of
AAUW of Virginia, Chartered in 1944
Whether you’re a newcomer or a long-time resident, you will find that Arlington AAUW is an excellent place to meet interesting women of all ages. We have close to 100 members who share a belief that education is a a lifelong process and who are committed to promoting AAUW’s national public policy agenda, which includes: public education system that promotes gender equality; economic self-sufficiency for all women; and to guarantee equality, individual rights, and social justice. We believe in being involved in our community – our membership directory reads like a “Who’s Who” of Arlington leaders and activists. Monthly meetings are held from September through May, and we offer a wide range of other stimulating activities.
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.
AAUW’s Vision Statement
AAUW empowers all women and girls to reach their highest potential.
AAUW’s Value Promise
By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women and girls have a fair chance.
AAUW Diversity Statement
AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class.