The Danville Alamo Branch of the American Association of University Women was honored at the association's National Convention held in St Louis in June. This year the Danville Alamo Branch was awarded a 2008 Top Educator Award in appreciation of the branch's significant contributions to the AAUW Educational Foundation. It was also awarded a 2008 Top Combined Support Award in recognition of its significant contributions to all of AAUW's program areas, which include AAUW, The Legal Advocacy Fund, The Educational Foundation, The Eleanor Roosevelt Fund, and the Leadership and Training Institute.
The Danville Alamo Branch was ranked the fifth branch in the nation for its support of the Educational Foundation and sixth in the nation for its combined support out of 1,000 branches with 100,000 members. Its Web site is www.aauw-da.org.