Welcome to the Freehold Area Branch of AAUW

This year marks the 55th anniversary of the founding of our branch!

See our Programs & Meetings Calendar (Join Us)!

Join us at our monthly Branch Meetings!

(Open to the Public)

Our next meeting

Freehold Branch Contacts

For general inquiries, please contact us via email!

Someone from our Branch will reply to you.


The Application Period for the Lew Williams & Joan Odud Scholarship

for the 2024-2025 Academic Year is now open!

Application Deadline is July 31, 2024

See our Scholarships page for more information!

The 2024 Outstanding High School Students’ Awards

 (AAUW-Rose Fishkin Memorial Award for Academic Excellence)

were awarded at our May Branch Meeting

on May 9, 2024 – 7 PM

Information on our Freehold Area Branch Scholarships

Members Only

(Some Programs & Meetings are for Members Only! Password is Required!)

Passwords are required for the “Members Only” pages. Some pages (e.g., board page) have separate passwords.  Only members in good standing (i.e., that have renewed their memberships for the current fiscal year) are given access to these pages.  When the password is changed, members are notified through the appropriate google group.  Members that have forgotten the password should send a request to the branch email.

Google Calendar (Members Only)

(Only vaccinated individuals are invited to join our in-person meetings.)

Newsletters (Members Only)

Directory (Members Only)

Trips & Activities (Members Only)

Effective January 25, 2023

 AAUW-FREEHOLD BRANCH is a public 501(c)(3) charity!

Click here for more information!

Visit us on FaceBook!

 Election of Officers



Election for the slate took place at our Branch meeting on April 11, 2024.

  • Co-Secretaries: Donna Barson & Nancylee Krosner
  • Treasurer: Linda Levine (additional term)
  • Vice President for Communications: Batsheva (Shevi) Salberg (additional term) (Resigned – Looking for a Replacement)

Nominating Committee: Maizie Frenkiel, Liz Rothman (Chair) & Trudy Iwanski

Thanks to the Nominating Committee for their work!


Slate of Officers was approved at our Branch meeting on April 20, 2023!

Co-Presidents: Liz Rothman & Trudy Iwanski
Programming Co-Vice-Presidents: Laurel Presser & Linda Goldstein
Membership Vice-President: Iris Chamra

Nominating Committee: Phyllis Ostrega (Chair), Carol Cohen, Sheila Menendez, Nancy
Krosner & Shevi Salberg

Thanks to the Nominating Committee for their work!

October 2, 2021

AAUW National supports a woman’s right to choose

and was an official partner in “The Rally for Abortion Justice”

Several of our Freehold members will be attending the rally in Red Bank.


AAUW Freehold Area Branch Members at “The Rally for Abortion Justice” in Red Bank NJ – October 2, 2021

Members (Only) – Password Required: Please see our Members Only pages.

Slide Show for New Members!

The Freehold Area Branch of AAUW was founded in 1969 and has members from the Western Monmouth County area. 

Our branch unites college women in this vicinity for work on the educational, civic and social problems of the community; aids promising women students by providing opportunities for higher education and research; and cooperates in the programs of the AAUW.

AAUW Mission

“To advance gender equity for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy.”

Join our Branch! Our members are women of diverse cultures, backgrounds and professions. Membership is open to women and men who hold an associate degree or equivalent, bachelors or higher degrees.

Joining our Branch will give you access to “Members Only” information and resources, from our Branch, from AAUW of New Jersey and from AAUW National.

Already a member? Become active, volunteer and take a stand on crucial issues affecting women. Call or email one of our branch contacts below and sign up to play a vital role in promoting education and equity.

Returning Members – Renew your Membership

Renew your memberships online!

Dues can be paid via credit card, or can be paid by check (payable to “Freehold AAUW”)  DO NOT CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT! Find your existing account, by entering your email, and using “forgot password”.

See our Membership Page for further details!

See our Newsletter (available to Members only)

for specific information about our programs, interests and activities.

Keep in touch with branch members and join the conversation at aauwfreehold google group
(Our google group is restricted to members only.)

Register for the free Work Smart Online Course Now!

AAUW has already trained over 100,000 women online!