FUNDRAISERS 2017 – 2018

The Celebration Project:  Members are encouraged to make donations to our Scholarship Fund whenever they wish to celebrate their friends’ birthdays.  The Branch will send out a card acknowledging the donation and wishing the recipient a “Happy Birthday.” We suggest a minimum donation of $10.00 per card.

Bon Ton Community Days:  Runs from Wednesday, November 8th through Saturday, November 11th, 2017.  Members buy and/or sell coupon books for $5.00 per booklet.   These coupon booklets contain $500.00 worth of coupons including one worth $10.00 towards the purchase of regular or sale merchandise. We receive 100% of the profit from the sale of every booklet and Bon Ton also gives us a percentage of the money they earn selling these booklets in their stores.

Ten Thousand Villages:  Once again we are invited to shop from November 13th through the 18th at the Souderton Store.  We will receive a 20% on your purchase of general merchandise and 10% if you buy rugs.  Please remember you must mention that you are a member of AAUW when paying at the register so we can be credited.

Holiday Party:  Sunday, December 3rd, 2017. There will be a drawing for 2 ‘Holiday Gift” baskets at the party.  Members will be asked to contribute $5.00 at the door to be eligible to win.

Potluck & Silent Auction:   Saturday, January 13th, 2018. One of our most popular fundraising events, our members bring new or lightly used items for the auction.  All profits go to our Scholarship Fund.

We are considering other options to take place during spring, 2018.
Details will appear in our newsletter, THE FORECASTER.


  • Contributions are tax deductible.
  • Members wishing to make individual contributions to AAUW National funds may have those contributions credited to the Doylestown Branch Named Unit by using Designation Code 1670
  • Members wishing to contribute directly to our local Scholarship Fund should make their check payable to AAUW Doylestown Branch and send it to our Finance Officer, Sandy Homel.
  • You will receive your ‘Tax Letter’ for use as proof of your donation on or around December first of each year.