Ritzville

MISSION:  Promoting Education and Equity for Women and Girls

ELIGIBILITY:  AA Degree or Bachelor’s Degree

DUES:  $65  ($49 national dues, $10 state, $8 local)

CONTACT:   Email: ritzville@aauw-wa.org

Adelante Book Group – Juanita, Lee, and Eleanor discuss March/April selections.

BRANCH ACTIVITIES/ EVENTS

Monthly program:  Second Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m.
Adelante Book Group – meets 3rd Wed 10 a.m./Perkins; (see photo below)

Fundraising: 

Holiday Bazaar: first Sat. in December (since 1973).  Contact aauwbazaar@yahoo.com
Book Sales: spring/fall
GoGreen tote bags

Contributions by Ritzville branch:

AAUW Educational Foundation
AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund
High School Scholars Awards to local high school students
Branch scholarship to college junior in math, science, etc.

Archives:

Contact local branch.  Carol Schwisow, Historian

Awards:

2005: platinum level, 21st Century Award for WA State
2008: gold level, Futurist Award for WA State

Branch History:

Ritzville branch: chartered in 1950
Fifty years members:  Toni Benzel and Polly Hennings