Programs

AAUW La Mesa – El Cajon Branch
(tentative)
2021 – 2022 General Meetings

Upcoming Meetings –
February 12th, 2022 – Topic: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Panel. In honor of Black History Month, Joyce Suber & Carol Patrick will lead a discussion about the sorority’s history, community service, & philanthropic activities. Additionally, the Branch Named Gift Honoree will be announced.
Mission: To guarantee equality, individual rights, and social justice for a diverse and inclusive society.

March 12th, 2022 – Topic: Michelle Mullen, M.Ed. Chief Mission Delivery Officer for the Girl Scouts of San Diego on developing leaders, implementing Annual local and national programs in STEM, outdoor, entrepreneurship, and life skills, ensuring those programs are relevant and meaningful to girls in K-12.

April 23rd, 2022 –  Topic: La Mesa-El Cajon AAUW Branch 70th Birthday Celebration. This meeting will be a joint meeting with the Foundation and the branch.
Mission: Programs that provide all women with education, including financial literacy, training, and support for success in the workforce.

Women in History – AAUW LM-EC Branch Founders honored
Mission: Strengthening programs that encourage career development and earning potential, including career and technical education.

May 21st, 2022 –  Author’s Luncheon – Scholarship Benefits: TBA
The auction.  Possible Career Day Event
Mission: Public Education and Strengthening programs that encourage career development and earning potential, including career and technical education, access to postsecondary education, job training for welfare recipients, and training for incarcerated women.

June 18th, 2022 – Annual Branch Meeting/Installation of officers, review of the year.  Possible First Female Essay Presentation.
Mission: Support for adequate funding that gives women and other disadvantaged populations access to higher education, including two-year degree programs and vocational training.

Past Meetings
September 11th, 2021 – Topic: In 2022, 141st-anniversary, One-four-one Membership drive.  Tech Trek participants presentation
Mission: Closing the STEM Gap

October 9th, 2021 – Georgette Gomez, community activist.  Topic: Social Equity
Mission: To guarantee equality, individual rights, and social justice for a diverse and inclusive society

November 13th, 2021 – Topic: The Challenges and Rewards of Women in Non-traditional Roles
Mission: Panel discussion on pay equity, gender roles and community interaction. Presentation of scholarship recipients.

December 11th, 2021 –  Topic: Holiday Party, Fundraiser for Rachel’s House, and Merry Ukes
Mission: To guarantee equality, individual rights, and social justice for a diverse and inclusive society

January 8th, 2022 VIA ZOOM Topic: Jessica Gutierrez Masini, FUND Recipient, on Indigenous peoples from San Bernardino County
Mission: Strengthening programs that encourage career development and earning potential, including career and technical education, access to postsecondary education.