Lombard Area AAUW

The Lombard Area Branch of AAUW has served the communities of Lombard, Villa Park, and surrounding areas since 1959.
AAUW advances gender equity for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy.

AAUW 2021 By the Numbers:


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Scholarship applications are now available. Read details and download an application.
Deadline is April 1, 2022.


Upcoming Events

Many of our programs continue to be held via Zoom, and are subject to change.

Tues. Feb. 8, 7 pm  (Zoom) (partnering with Naperville Area AAUW)
Combating Disinformation at Local School Board Meetings  Presented by Joyce Slavik & Jim McGrath of Northwest Suburbs Organizing for Action

Thurs. Feb. 17, 7 pm  (Zoom)
Amelia Earhart – portrayed by Leslie Goddard (Zoom, partnering with Downers Grove branch)

Sat, March  19, morning (Zoom ?)
An Introduction to Conflict Transformation
Richard Blackburn, Lombard Mennonite Peace Center

April (date TBA), 7pm (at Helen Plum Library)
Learn about the New Helen Plum Library

Wed. May 12,  6:30 pm (in person)
End of the Road celebration!
Location TBA

More of our programs


Look what AAUW accomplished in 2020!


Did you know the first woman to vote in Illinois was Ellen Martin. On April 6, 1891, attorney Ellen Martin voted in Lombard with 14 prominent women.

View this marker at the Historical Society – 23 W Maple in Lombard.
Read more about Ellen Martin

Here are a few Lombard Area AAUW members admiring the marker.



AAUW’s Mission
To advance gender equity for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy.

AAUW’s Vision
Equity for all.

AAUW Values
Nonpartisan. Fact-based. Integrity. Inclusion and intersectionality.


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