Welcome to the Wooster, OH Branch of AAUW

Wooster Branch established May 1923

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) empowers women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Our nonpartisan, nonprofit organization has more than 170,000 members and supporters across the United States, as well as 1,000 local branches and 800 college and university partners. Since AAUW’s founding in 1881, our members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political.

AAUW’s Mission
To advance gender equality for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy”.

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 Policy                                                                                                                              In principle and in practice, 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.

Women and men representing a wide range of colleges and universities are members of Wooster AAUW. In principle and practice, AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership, with no barriers to full participation on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, class, or disability. 

Membership is open to all women and men who are graduates of a four-year accredited college or have an associate degree or equivalent from an accredited institution of higher education. Those who participate in study and interest groups must be members of the Wooster Branch. 

Membership is by application, not invitation. Applicants may join at any time during the year, although the program and fiscal year begin on July first. 


AAUW/Kiwanis Used Book Sale
Donations & Drop Off 

Saturdays from 10am-12pm
Drop books off at the Red Barn behind Zion Lutheran Church located at
301 N Market St.

* Book donors please stay in your car. A volunteer will assist you with your book donation.

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