The AAUW Florida Supporting Foundation was approved as a 501(C)(3) federal income tax exempt corporation in January 2018 and registered as a Florida corporation by the Florida Secretary of State. It is separate from the AAUW Florida 501(C)(4) organization. The Foundation was established to receive income tax deductible contributions from corporations and individuals for projects that have been approved by the Foundation. Donations to the Foundation will be income tax deductible to the donor to the fullest extent of the law.
Any projects undertaken by the Supporting Foundation must be both charitable and educational and support the AAUW mission. The only project currently supported are the two Tech Trek camps that are for girls who will be entering the 8th grade at the beginning of an academic school year. These week-long camps are free to the girls but their families must pay a $50 registration fee after the girls have been invited to attend one of the camps. For additional information about the camps click on Tech Trek on the right of this page.
The Foundation has a its own bylaws and has developed guidelines for projects that it will be able support. To learn more about the Foundation and its projects read the AAUW-FL Supporting Foundation Bylaws and the Foundation Guidelines & General Information. If you want to request that the AAUW Supporting Foundation support your project please download and complete the Foundation Project Application
If you have questions about the AAUW Florida Supporting Foundation send them to AAUWFlSuppFound@gmail.com. Contribution checks should be made payable to AAUW Florida Supporting Foundation and mailed to AAUW Florida Supporting Foundation Treasurer, PO 2938. Jupiter, FL 33468-2938. If you are an AAUW Florida branch member please write your branch name on the check’s memo line.