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ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE LWVUS BOARD OF DIRECTORS
AND THE LWVEF BOARD OF TRUSTEES
The Board of Directors of the League of Women Voters of the United States is the governing board for the League of Voters of the United States, a 501 (c)(4) organization. As such, it represents the owners of the corporation (its membership) and provides leadership.
The Board of Trustees of the League of Women Voters Education Fund is the governing board for the League of Women Voters Education Fund and provides leadership for the direction and activities of the LWVEF, a 501 (c)(3) organization. The LWVEF has no members.
As the leadership of both organizations, the boards are responsible for leadership tasks. Both boards employ the same Executive Director, who oversees the day-to-day management of the organizations and directs the activities of the professional staff.
The organizational duties of the boards include:
Revised February 2004 Adopted January 1994