March 1 Deadlines Fast Approaching!

There are a number of deadlines relating to Convention that are fast approaching, including Program Planning, Bylaw Amendments, and Award applications.  Visit the Convention 2014 area for more information.

Big News!!

The updated Member Resources site is coming soon – very soon! The Forums site will be unavailable today, February 19th, as the content of both the Members Area and the Forums websites are merged into one, integrated Member Resources site. The whole process will take several hours with the site re-opening on Thursday, February 20, 2014.

  • Use this press release template to bring attention to the League’s continuing fight for voting rights nationwide. Customize the press release for your local newspaper, repurpose as a blog posting or comment where the public goes to get their information in your community. Help us get the word out about the continuing need for the National Voter Registration Act on its 20th anniversary!
  • Leagues are encouraged to utilize this press release template (attached) to alert media in your area about the upcoming National Voter Registration Act (NVRA) case before the Supreme Court. Arguments will be heard Monday, March 18th, 2013. Additional materials will be shared following the court hearing.

  • As a champion of women’s suffrage and a key player in civic affairs, it is only fitting that the League of Women Voters of [YOUR TOWN] is calling on the public to recognize Women’s History Month, an annual commemoration each March to remember the achievements of women in the past and celebrate the successes of women today.
  • March 10 – 16 is Sunshine Week, an annual nationwide effort to call attention to transparency in government and freedom of information. It is a reminder to us about how important it is to make our voices heard all year long, not just on Election Day.
  • Use these templates to bring attention to next week's Supreme Court arguments in the VRA case, Shelby County, Alabama v. Holder. Customize the press release and letter to the editor for your local newspaper, repurpose as a blog posting or comment where the public goes to get their information in your community.
  • Download the template for your 2013 Dues Renewals. This template is customizable for your League!
  • The League is there to help voters learn about who is running for office through our forums/debates, voter guides and!  Here’s a sample OpEd you can personalize and submit to your area media to help point people in the right direction.

  • As the deadline for voter registration draws near in many states it is important to continue to do all we can to ensure that every eligible citizens has an opportunity to register to vote or check their registration status. Here is a media alert template that State and Local Leagues can use to get the word out that the registration deadline is near and eligible citizens can register to vote by going to – Simply fill in the highlighted areas and send it to print, TV and radio media in your community.