About AAUW of Oregon

Of Oregon

AAUW of Oregon, with 1000 members, over 20 branches, and statewide college/university partners, lobbies and advocates for education and equity.


The Oregon Mission
AAUW of Oregon promotes advocacy, takes action to empower women and girls, and connects National AAUW with branch members.

Our 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.

Our Vision
AAUW empowers all women and girls to reach their highest potential.

Encouraging Diversity
In principle and in practice, AAUW values and seeks an inclusive membership, workforce, leadership team and board of directors. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, geographical location, national origin, race, religious beliefs, sexual orientation or socioeconomic status.
(rev. AAUW, June 2018)

We generously support local scholarships and AAUW Funds whose causes include:

“Summer Grace” © Cathy Meyer, AAUW Eugene-Lane (OR) Branch

  • support protection of legal rights for those facing discrimination in any workplace
  • support lifelong learning opportunities and scholarships
  • support advocacy for policies and laws affecting women
  • provide research on women’s issues and others. More information here.