Community Projects

The Mariposa Branch of AAUW takes pride in providing support of our community.  Projects are designed to support our mission and values of advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and reach.

If you have a project that you believe will help us advance these goals, please contact any board member.

  • Back Pack Project – School program distributes supplies to eligible students to assure they have the essentials to start the school year.
  • Dinner with a Scientist – UC Merced event pairs girls and women scientists in small group conversations exposing them to science careers.
  • Rock the Vote – Community awareness and voter education events prepare citizens to exercise civic responsibilities.
  • Speech Trek – State-wide speech contest provides an opportunity for high school students to hone their public speaking skills.
  • Tech Trek – Week-long science and math camp at Fresno State University excites middle school aged girls to pursue college.