THE 2016 AAUWMO CONVENTION

ANNUAL STATE MEETING   Saturday, April 30, 2016
at the  Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
422 Monroe St., Jefferson City, MO

A time of learning, preparing, and celebrating were all parts of the day when AAUW MO held its annual state meeting.  State President Diane B. Ludwig convened the day, and attendees were welcomed by Carrie Tergin, mayor of Jefferson City, an active and astute young woman political leader. For a complete report of the meeting, see the Spring, 2016 issue of the state newsletter, the Missouri in Motion.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM         Registration/Coffee/Networking
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM         OPENING SESSION – Welcome!  Announcements – Public Policy
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM       AAUW Update – Dot McLane, AAUW National Board
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM     Break
10:45 AM – 12:00 Noon  LEADERSHIP TRAINING SESSION I  
                               Advocacy as Mission – Elizabeth Holden, AAUW Grassroots Advocacy Manager
12:00 Noon – 1:30 PM    LUNCH/Speaker:  AAUW MO Fellow – Rachel Reid
1:30 PM – 2:45  PM        AAUW MO MEMBERSHIP MEETING AND AWARDS PRESENTATIONS
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM        Break – Celebrate the Completion of the Elaine Richardson Fellowship!!
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM         LEADERSHIP TRAINING SESSION II
                           GOTV – Get Out the Vote!  —  Elizabeth Holden, AAUW
4:00 PM – 4:30 PM         Wrap Up; Adjournment

In addition to the inspiring speakers and program listed above, branches were recognized by AAUW Funds Chair Yvonne Morrison for their giving to the AAUW Fund.
AAUW MISSOURI GIVING 2015
Top Ten Branches in Total Giving

  1.  Ballwin-Chesterfield        6. Independence
  2.  Ferguson-Florissant         7. Kirkwood-Webster Groves
  3. Kansas City                          8. St. Louis
  4. St. Charles                            9. Creve Coeur
  5. Columbia                            10. Maryville

                Top Ten Branches in per capita Giving
Ferguson-Florissant              $166.23
Ballwin-Chesterfield               136.62
Kirkwood-Webster Groves     83.46
St. Charles                                  75.06
St. Louis                                      65.39
Columbia                                    64.75
Kansas City                                 55.27
Maryville                                     52.29
Creve Coeur                               41.3
Independence                           39.66

Total of all Missouri Funds  $61,690.88
State of Missouri “per capita”   $80.22

 

Our photographers: Susan Fenwick, Ballwin-Chesterfield Branch, and Carol Davis MacDonald, St. Louis Branch
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The pictures below celebrate branch and individual awards.  Branches were recognized for their STAR awards – given for AAUW Mission based accomplishments.  Branches were recognized for contributions to the AAUW Fund.  Members were recognized for outstanding service.  Members were recognized for establishing an AAUW Legacy.
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