Welcome!

Welcome to the Makefield Area Branch of AAUW, committed to the AAUW mission of advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.


APRIL PROGRAM MEETING

Cops N Kids   –    a literary initiative

Mary Auker and guest speaker Bev Bradley

Saturday, April 29, 1:30 pm

Lower Makefield Township Municipal Building

Please invite neighbors, friends and family

Bring a new or gently-used children’s book


In pursuit of our mission, our branch

  • holds monthly program meetings, where members learn about a variety of topics from international relations to popular culture
  • advocates for public policy goals at the local, state, and national levels
  • holds an annual Girls’ Recognition Evening for seventh-grade girls who excel in Math and Science
  • helped institute Let’s Read Math, a program to teach children math concepts through reading children’s books
  • sponsors interest groups that bring together members to develop shared interests
  • gives scholarships to local high school girls and women returning to college
  • co-sponsors community events such as the Bucks County Women’s History Month Award

Our branch also conducts fundraising activities, and publishes an award-winning newsletter, Connections, to keep members informed about upcoming branch activities and public policy alerts.

The Makefield Area Branch serves the Yardley-Newtown area and surrounding communities of historic Bucks County, Pennsylvania (map).

Contact us for more information.