Welcome to the Newport-Mesa-Irvine (CA) Branch of American Association of University Women!

The Newport-Mesa-Irvine (CA) Branch of AAUW offers a variety of monthly activities for our members and raises funds for girls’ education, such as our local Tech Trek program. We’re a friendly group of women who strive to make a difference for girls and women in our community and have fun while doing it. Come join us!

Membership Event + Tech Trek Reunion

Saturday, May 18th, 2019
 Newport Beach, California

Stay tuned for more news about our next event, focused on celebrating our members (and future members!). This special event will also include a Tech Trek reunion.

Get Involved with Interest Groups 

In addition to our regular meetings and programs, AAUW NMI also sponsors numerous interest groups. These smaller groups are a great opportunity to get to know other members and form long-term friendships.

Bonjour! Our French group on beautiful Balboa Island.

Current active groups include: Book Group, Cercle Français (French), Movie and Lunch Bunch, Theater Group, Adventures in Dining, and Out and About (visits to local attractions).

AAUW NMI Now Has a Facebook Page

We now have a Facebook page for our branch! In addition to communicating with our own branch members, our page will help us connect with other AAUW branches as well as potential new members, sponsors, donors, and community organizations.

Here’s how to like our page and get our posts in your Facebook newsfeed:

  1. Navigate to https://www.facebook.com/aauwnmi.
  2. Click the Like button to like the page.
  3. Hover over the Following button and click the pencil icon next to Notifications.
  4. Select Standard. This tells Facebook you want to see posts from our page on your newsfeed.
  5. Click Done to close the dialog box.

Once you’ve done this, you can like, share, and comment on your favorite posts to help support our branch.

Help Us Support Girls’ Education


AAUW strives to give girls the opportunity for higher education, rewarding careers, and equal pay. One way our branch supports this in our local community is by sponsoring middle school girls to attend the annual Tech Trek program at UCI for STEM education.