Support the 20020-2021 AAUW Maryland Women of Distinction (NCCWSL) Fund
Donate to the AAUW Maryland Women of Distinction Fund. You will be helping Maryland honor Dr. A. Yvette Myrick, its Woman of Distinction as the Platinum sponsor of the AAUW Women of Distinction Ceremony at the 2021 National Conference for Collegiate Women Students.
Since joining the Baltimore Branch in 2006, Yvette has held various leadership roles at the branch level, including multiple terms as V.P. of Membership and Board Member. , Yvette developed, organized and managed the “Finding Dollars for College” event held at Western High school in Baltimore for several years. This event brought out high school students and their parents, financial aid officers, guidance counselors, and school administrators, for the purpose of assisting attending students find and qualify for post high school financial aid.
Yvette is also co-creator of a blog “Thriving in Higher Education Careers” which highlights the successes of professionals in education and industry. The blog has been developed into a book, Thriving in Higher Education Careers, which she co-wrote with Dr. Estelle Young. The book is a resource for people in higher education or for anyone desiring personal growth in their career endeavors. She is currently Dean of Adult Education at Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, which has a student body of over 20,000 students.
Yvette’earned a B.S. Degree in Business Administratiodn from the University of Baltimore, a Master of Science in Adult Education from Coppin State University, and a Doctor of Education Degree in Higher Education Administration from the George Washington University.
To donate, follow the directions below!
- Go to: the AAUW NCCWSL Donation page. You will be redirected to the AAUW NCCWSL Donate page.
- Click on the button: Use my gift to support Maryland Women of Distinction (NCCWSL) Fund.
- Indicate whether you want monthly or a onetime donation and the amount. Then click Donate.
To donate by check: Make the check out to AAUW and indicate fund 4355 – Maryland Women of Distinction (NCCWSL) Fund on it. Mail to AAUW, 1310 L St. NW, Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20005.
Support the Greatest Needs Fund or a Strategic Focus Area
AAUW’s strategic plan lays out a bold vision for the future. By giving to the AAUW Greatest Needs Fund or one of the strategic focus areas, you can make that vision a reality. A donation to the Greatest Needs Fund will help us expand our highly successful, community-based, mission-driven programs, such as Start Smart and Work Smart and the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders, conduct groundbreaking research, and launch innovative initiatives to help women and girls thrive.
Supporting AAUW through the Greatest Needs Fund, or to any of the strategic focus areas, gives the organization tremendous flexibility to respond to unforeseen challenges facing women and girls, cultivate mission-based opportunities for action, and attract new members and supporters.