Local Leader Honored for 50 years of Service
[Recipient’s name] Receives National Recognition
[YOUR TOWN]– Achieving a 50-year milestone is always an accomplishment. This year marks the 50th anniversary of [insert name of recipient] membership in the League of Women Voters of [insert local League name]. [Recipient’s name] joined the League of Women Voters in [date].
Throughout her lengthy history with the organization, [recipients name] has assumed various responsibilities including [insert positions or leadership or affiliations within the League].
“[Recipient’s name] serves as a role model in her commitment and service to other members. Fifty years of membership marks extreme dedication not only to the League but also to our community,” said local League president [president’s name].
In her fifty years of work strengthening democracy and educating voters, [recipients name] has been instrumental in [insert community engagement programs and initiatives]. Specifically [recipient’s name] has [insert outcomes of community engagement or events].
[Quote from recipient about her experiences with LWV]
“Through the unselfish commitment of leaders like [recipient’s name], the League remains a force for change in our community. Her efforts were recently acknowledged by the League’s national president as well. We salute [recipient’s name] for her service to the League for five decades and counting,” said [local League president].
Founded in 1920, the League of Women Voters encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. The League does not endorse candidates and is not affiliated with any political party.
Membership in the League is open to men and women of all ages. For more information about the League (including how to join), visit [LOCAL LEAGUE URL]. The League’s next event will be held on XXX.