in the reservation card you received with your invitation and send it
with your check, payable to AAUW-LBF, to Janette Mestre, 2240 Hillview, Laguna Beach, CA.
Or download a blank form from the link below.
are $80 per person if postmarked by March 9 ($45 is tax deductible). After March 9th the price goes up to $85. Call Diane Reed 949-497-3212 to see if space is available.
Guests are welcome.
Tables of 8 to 10 can be reserved for priority seating; send one check (or all checks per table) with the reservation card,
and list guests' names on the back of the reservation form. (This is important
for their name badges). All other tables are open seating.
> Click here to download a reservation form.
> Click here for an interactive map to the Surf and Sand Resort
How you can help
Silent Auction Donation
Did you receive a Treasure that just doesn't fit in your home but is too precious to put in the giveaway pile? Consider re-gifting your unique items and treasures to our Silent Auction and Opportunity Prizes. Use the enclosed Donation Form for your donated items and/or those solicited from merchants/service persons. For more information, call Katie Slattery at 499-2574.
> Click here to download the Silent Auction Donation Form
To help defray the cost of printing the Program Booklet for the Literary Luncheon, we are soliciting contributions from members and local businesses. There are three ways that you can help.
1) Become a Member Sponsor
There are four levels of sponsorship that include tickets to the event, a personal message in the event Program Booklet, various levels of recognition and other rewards..
> Click here to download a Sponsorship form.
2) Become a Business Sponsor
For those of you who have businesses or know people in business or in an organization who might want to contribute more we have four levels of sponsorship. Business sponsors will receive various levels of recognition, including their sponsorship message in the event Program Booklet.
> Click here to download the Sponsorship Form
3) Help underwrite event costs or fund a scholarship
Through our branch nonprofit arm, the AAUW-LB Foundation,* you can fund a scholarship for a high school graduating senior girl ($500-$750) or a woman returning to college (up to $2,000), send a girl to the AAUW-CA Science Camp ($800), or support the El Morro School tutoring program ($100). Or you can underwrite all or part of the event expenses.
> Click here to download a form for Underwriting and Other Contributions
How the funds raised will be used
The American Association of University Women (AAUW), advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.
The fundraising proceeds of the AAUW Laguna Beach Branch Literary Luncheon Festival of Women Authors are administered by the nonprofit AAUW Laguna Beach Foundation, a 501-c-3 organization, Tax ID# 33-0915388.
Beneficiaries of our fundraising have historically included women in graduate study and gender equity research and other programs through the AAUW Funds, funded middle school girls to attend a AAUW California Tech Trek Science & Math Camp, scholarships for deserving high school graduating senior girls and women returning to college, elementary school tutoring, and local community grants to nonprofit organizations that support AAUW’s mission of educational and gender equity for women and girls.