Welcome to the St. Augustine, FL Branch of AAUW

Advancing Gender Equity through Research, Education and Advocacy

  • Received 4 Stars of AAUW’s 5 Star National Recognition Program in 2021-2022.
  • Instrumental in the building of the first library in St. Johns County.
  • Spearheaded the formation of Learn to Read in St. Johns County.
  • Established scholarships for students who have completed their first year of college.
  • Initiated a Read-A-Loud Program in local schools.
  • Started STEM Spark, a STEM career event for middle school girls to meet women STEM professionals.
  • Instrumental in supporting three research studies on Women’s Economic Security.
  • As a non-partisan organization, encouraged every citizen to vote.

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Members Met with Sen Marco Rubio’s Staff

Gayle Diamant-Holland and Kristi Pierce met with Ashley E. Cook, Senior Regional Director for Senator Marco Rubio’s Northeast Florida Office.  They advocated for the Paycheck Fairness Act and provided research done by Dr. Mary Gatta on Economic Insecurity in Florida.  They asked Sen Rubio to watch House bill 7137 Trafficking Survivors Relief for criminal records from traffickers forced crimes.

Gayle Holland, Ashley Cook, Rubio's staff and Kristi Pierce

UnHappy Equal Pay Day Hour – March 21, 4:30 -7:00

UnHappy Equal Pay Hour 3-21-24 4:40-7

UnHappy Hour guests


New Date

STEM Spark at Anastasia Mosquito Control District – Middle School Girls interested in STEM      April 27, 9-12

STEM Spark at AMCD April 27

NEW!  2024 Scholarship Application  

Branch Meetings  2023-2024


Branch Meetings  2022-2023

Recent Highlights and Initiatives

Gender Pay Gap by State

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