2018 – PETALUMA AAUW NON-EVENT FUNDRAISER
THIS ANNUAL NON-EVENT FUNDRAISER
BENEFITS NATIONAL AND LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS FOR WOMEN.
PETALUMA AAUW APPRECIATES YOUR SCHOLARSHIP SUPPORT WITH ANY DONATION AMOUNT. PLEASE GIVE GENEROUSLY,
EDUCATION IS THE GIFT OF A LIFETIME!
Did you know that 2018 is the
150th Anniversary, 1868: Susan B. Anthony, Parker Pillsbury, and Elizabeth Cady Stanton published the first edition of The Revolution; its motto: “Men, their rights and nothing more; Women, their rights and nothing less!”
(Photo: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony)
100th Anniversary, 1918: Annette Adams was the first female assistant United States attorney general, “...The highest judicial position any woman in the world had ever held.”
50th Anniversary, 1968: Shirley Chisholm was
the first African American woman elected to congress. four years later, she became the first major party black candidate to make a bid for the U. S. Presidency.
A reminder for designating the destination for your donation:
If you received the mailed request for donations, please use the return envelope to Mary Ann Kendall. If not, please send donations to Mary Ann Kendall, 803 Marylyn Circle, Petaluma, CA 94954. Donations are accepted February through April 2018.
- Checks written to AAUW Funds will go to Named Gift Honoree, AAUW National for scholarships, Legal Advocacy, and other national programs. These donations are Tax Deductible.
- If you wish your donation to go to Sonoma State University make your check out to Sonoma State University Foundation with Petaluma AAUW on the memo line. These donations are Tax Deductible.
- Donations for SRJC should be made out to SRJC Foundation with Petaluma AAUW written on the memo line. These donations are Tax Deductible.
- For undesignated funds, checks may be made out to Petaluma AAUW Funds and will go to SSU, SRJC and local scholarships. These are Not Tax Deductible.