AAUW Traverse City Area Branch
AAUW-TC is a 501(c)(3) Public Charity
Serving Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse and
Leelanau counties in Michigan
American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a nationwide network of more than 170,000 members and supporters, 1,000 branches, and 800 college/university institution partners.
The Traverse City Area Branch of AAUW was chartered in 1954. Various community projects, congenial interest groups, networking with other women’s groups, and issues and topics of interest are all a part of the overall programming offered by the branch.
AAUW’s mission is to “Empower and advance equity
for women and girls.”
The Traverse City Branch holds monthly program meetings
and has many interest groups for members to join.
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the latest newsletter.
Branch Annual Meeting
Light Brunch, $10 donation
Saturday, April 14, 9:30 a.m.
Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1050 Peninsula Dr.
Business Meeting & Speaker
We first will have a short business where we will elect officers and hear a review of our activities and accomplishments this year.
Speaker: Deb Kennedy
AAUW State President-Elect
What is going on at our State AAUW? What is Deb’s vision for moving the organization forward? Deb will update us on the ‘State of our AAUW State’ and give her views for what to look forward to.
Deb has previously served as Membership Chair and Secretary for AAUW-MI. She also served a term in the Michigan House of Representatives, elected in 2008.
According to Wikipedia:
Deb Kennedy is the former Democratic State Representative in the Michigan House of Representatives, representing the 23rd District, which covers parts of Wayne County. The 23rd District includes Brownstown, Flat Rock, Gibraltar, Grosse Ile, Huron Township, Rockwood, Sumpter Township, and Woodhaven. She served as the Vice-Chair of the House Committee on Labor, and as a member of the House Committees on Great Lakes and Environment, Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs, and Education.