cutlery_logo  The wonderful products from Rada cutlery are always available through our Monmouth Area Branch.  Just log on to by entering Internet Ordering # 500207 and Password aauw, and you’re on your way to purchasing great made-in-America products and to making a valuable donation to AAUW funds.  Information about all the ways AAUW works to use your donation to empower women and girls can be found at

Once logged in, you may click on “Browse” and choose your products from there, or if you prefer to  actually have a catalog and order form in your hands, just contact Marilyn Van Ausdall at  Two ordering options are available:  1) order online with a personal credit card WHENEVER YOU WISH DURING THE YEAR, and pay shipping to have the items delivered directly to you; or 2) fill out an order form provided to you by Marilyn during our annual fall fundraiser, return the form and check to AAUW Monmouth Area (including 50 cents for shipping) to Marilyn by the deadline (this year October 26), and she will see that you receive your order well before the holiday gift-giving season.

Rada Mfg. Co. is located in Waverly, Iowa and has been manufacturing cutlery since 1948.  Besides cutlery, Rada also offers quick mixes for soups and dips, recipe and gift books, soy candles, and much more.  All of their products are 100% American Made.  Their committed employees strive each day to ensure efficiency and eliminate waste at every stage – manufacturing, packaging, order-processing and shipping.