Citizen of the Year


The 2020 recipient of the Citizen of the Year award in memory of Judy Christianson is member Anne Wildenborg. Anne has helped as a Junior Girl Scout leader, has served on the board of the Environmental Learning Center, and initiated a program at her church for women. Anne is an active member of the Citizens Climate Lobby and is eager to encourage women and girls to work together with others across different levels of government, organizations, and businesses to maintain the health of our planet.

Congratulations Anne



Two video links below will give you the opportunity to view the SPOKEN WORD recognition given to some of the women behind Suffrage who worked diligently to secure our right to vote.

Reviving the Dead Ladies, Part 1  

Reviving the Dead Ladies_Part 2 

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"Membership is open to anyone holding an associate (or equivalent such as RN), bachelor's or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university."

Dues are payable by June 30 and are currently $83. This includes Red Wing Area Branch ($15), Minnesota State ($9), and Association ($59).

For more information contact Membership V.P. Jennifer Staley

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AAUW promotes equity for women, education, philanthropy, and self-development over the life span, and positive societal change.

Vision Statement

AAUW will be a powerful advocate and visible leader in equity and education through research, philanthropy, and measurable change in critical areas impacting the lives of women and girls.

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In principle and in practice, AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class.

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