Mariposa AAUW Annual Yard Sale Coming Soon!The annual American Association of University Women AAUW yard sale opens for business Friday, October 13 from 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M., and again at 9:00 A.M. Saturday, October 14 until boxing up leftovers at 12:00 noon. The sale takes place on the corner of 6th and Jones Streets right across from Mariposa Elementary School.
Proceeds from this sale go directly to AAUW educational projects like Dinner with a Scientist, sending middle school girls to a science and math camp, and filling backpacks for needy students.
Because our local Mariposa AAUW has around 100 members who might be donating items to the sale, there is always a multitude of treasures! Be sure to come find yours while supporting a worthy organization.
AAUW is a national organization dedicated to lifelong learning and advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. The Mariposa branch has over 90 members who organize local projects such as Tech Trek, a weeklong science camp for girls, a Speech Trek speech contest, the Backpack Project to provide needed school supplies, and Dinner with a Scientist, an evening at UC Merced for girls interested in scientific careers. To learn more, visit: aauwmariposa.com.