Welcome to the Simi Valley, CA Branch of AAUW!

Fall Kick Off Meeting

Sunday, September 25, 12:30-2:30
Simi Valley Library Community Room
Speaker: Professor Patty Coleman
Topic: “Women in the Presidential Election Year”

Professor Coleman teaches at Moorpark College, she spoke at last year’s general meeting and was very informative and enjoyed by all!!

  • Hear about this year’s programs
  • Sign up for Interest Groups
  • Pick up your 2016-17 Directory

Questions? Call Pat Becker 805 491-3484


AAUW BUNCO FUNDRAISER

Sunday October 16, 2017 3:00-6:00
Friends and Family Welcome!
Cost: $15 Plus enter the 50/50 Opportunity Drawing

Our branch needs your support to raise $ for Tech Trek and Scholarships
Location: At Judy Pfeil’s Clubhouse
195 Tierra Rejada Road Simi Valley (carpool if possible)

RSVP to Lorraine Erickson by October 10
619-729-1330 leerickson521@gmaill.com


Paint the States Cancer Free~ Relay for Life

Sat Oct 1 at 10 am –Sunday October 2 10 am
Lemon Park

Please donate canned goods to be used in the luminarias and then donated to the food bank~ bring your donations to the Sept 25 meeting.

619-729-1330 leerickson521@gmaill.com


AAUW Volunteers HonoredCommuniity Council

Betsy Dulcich and Yolanda Rogers were honored as AAUW volunteers of the year at the Simi Valley Community annual honors luncheon. They were accompanied by local branch members, Marilyn Cameron, Ruth Dempsey, Maureen Everakes, Mary Martin, Judy Pfeil and Marie Harvey.

The Results are In!

The 2015 AAUW National Election was a great success, with 12 percent of our members voting. Go to www.aauw.org/resource/national-election/ for a list of results.

Gear Up for Graduation Season

With a blue and green graduation cord, students can show their AAUW pride when they walk on graduation day. Give the graduates you know an AAUW cord and a free AAUW membership to honor the occasion.

Please attend the October meeting and hear all about their experiences.

Scholarships Awarded to Local High School Girls

AAUW Simi Branch scholarship recipients Alexis Skoczylas and Giuliana Petrocelli.

Simi Branch is delighted to give $1000 scholarships to two deserving young ladies, Alexis Skoczylas and Giuliana Petrocelli.

Alexis Skoczylas from Simi Valley High School and Giuliana Petrocelli from Royal High School receive scholarships from AAUW Simi Valley.

Tech Trek

Fourteen 7th grade girls from three middle schools were nominated by their Science and Math teachers. They and their parents attended an information evening where the girls wrote essays, had a chance to meet past Trekkies and were interviewed by Lorraine Erickson, Mary Patch and Judy Galvin.

Simi Valley branch is sending seven girls to the UCSB Tech Trek camp this summer, thanks to a grant from Edison.

Simi Valley branch is sending seven girls to the UCSB Tech Trek camp this summer, thanks to a grant from Edison.

Because of the generous grant from Edison (thanks Mary!) and donation from Kiwanis, seven girls were chosen to attend the week long Math/Science Program at UCSB in June. The following girls were chosen:

  • Jessica Salazar and Brooke Stanley from Sinaloa
  • Elisabet Lindskog and Chloe Kleiman from Hillside
  • Mohanshika Pandey, Mariam Agina and Kristal Castaneda from Valley View


Women in History projects presented by Chatsworth High School students at our Women in History brunch. Joining the students are Ruth Dempsey, Judy Pfeil, and Marie Harvey.

Women in History projects presented by Chatsworth High School students at our Women in History brunch. Joining the students are Ruth Dempsey, Judy Pfeil, and Marie Harvey.