Why Should You Join?
Ability to make a visible difference for women and girls in our own community through our HCC scholarship, Tech Trek and other programs
- Networking and friendship with other intelligent, educated women
- Leadership and management opportunities
- Educational and thought-provoking meetings
- Advocacy and support of women’s national women’s issues
- Member discounts at national retailers https://www.aauw.org/resources/member/why-join/discounts-and-perks/
Membership in the AAUW Sun City Center/South Shore branch supports our initiatives at the national, Florida state, and local level. Any person (male or female) with an Associate degree or equivalent or higher from a regionally accredited college or university can join.
- Branch members pay $72 per year for AAUW National membership. $12 per year for Florida state membership, plus $10 to $25 per year for branch membership, depending on the branch. All but $3 of National membership dues is tax-deductible because it supports AAUW Action Fund’s Capitol Hill Lobby Corps and get-out-the-vote activities. Branch members who join at an event open to the public can get a 50 percent discount on the National dues fee.
As we are an affiliate of a national organization, there is NO additional fee to the SCC Community Association for members living outside of Sun City Center.
2023 Special “Shape the Future” event for new members only!
Come to a meeting that is labelled a “Shape the Future” event, and get national membership at half price!
To become a member:
AAUW – FL offers
- A respected coalition to address state and regional issues
- Active Public Policy Advocacy at state and federal level: gender equity in education, elimination of harassment, Title IX, equal pay, women’s issues, including women in STEM
- Conferences and workshops with expert, stimulating speakers
- Advocacy information on AAUW priority issues
- Centennial celebration of Women’s Suffrage
- Study and take action on current problems and issues
- Participate in branch projects which enrich and support the community
- Business and career networking
- Friendships and support from dynamic, educated members of diverse occupations, lifestyles and ethnic groups
- Search for Central Florida Sun City Center / South Shore in Find a branch near you.
- The membership application can be completed with a credit card online. https://www.aauw.org/resources/member/why-join/ Look for Branch FL3064-Sun City Center
If you do not want to renew via computer, please send a $95 check made out to AAUW SCC SouthShore to our treasurer, Joyce Schuetz at 11825 Myrtle Rock Drive, Riverview, FL 33578.
Or you can download and complete this PDF and bring it with a check made out to AAUW-SCC/SouthShore to the the next meeting: SCC AAUW Membership form
College Students – Free National E-Membership
Because HCC is a partner of the AAUW, students can join for free. The additional benefits of student membership include advocacy, leadership opportunities, mentoring, resume building, discounts, and a free full membership for the year after graduation. Read more at https://www.aauw.org/article/become-a-student-affiliate/
To become a free student e-member,