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.
Many of our programs continue to be held via Zoom, and are subject to change.
Sat. Oct 23, 11:30am – In person!
Lunch at Brooks Kitchen and Tap
1919 S. Meyers, Oakbrook Terrace
Weds, Nov 3 – 7pm (Zoom)
Winifred Creamer, archeologist
Hosted by Wheaton-Glen Ellyn AAUW
Weds, Dec 8, 7 pm (Zoom)
The Pandemic’s Effect on Women
Jill Sales, Assistant Professor, College of DuPage
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.
To advance gender equity for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy.
Equity for all.
Nonpartisan. Fact-based. Integrity. Inclusion and intersectionality.