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.

  • This webinar will expand on the basic fundraising training from National Convention to provide an overview of the why’s, who’s, what’s, how’s and when’s of fundraising essentials for local Leagues. We’ll convince you to focus on the most promising source of funds for Leagues – individuals – and give you lots of ideas to ensure success!
  • Learn basic tips and techniques from one of our leading national experts, former LWVUS President Kay J. Maxwell. Presented September 22, 2012.
  • Included here are the training materials given out at the 2012 National Convention in Washington, DC held June 8-12. These materials have been created to help your Power your League to Power the Vote this election season and beyond. We hope your League will use the materials that can be downloaded below!
  • The LWVEF is pleased to announce a new pass-through grant opportunity to support Leagues in their efforts to engage high school and community college/technical/vocational school students in 2014.
  • Listen to Budget Committee Chair Sandy Powell lead a pre-convention discussion on LWVUS finances in general and the proposed 2-year budget and its major components.
  • Is This Your First Convention? Watch this webinar recording for a “walk-through” with LWVUS Board Member Marcia Merrins on what to expect.
  • This is an hour-long webinar presented by LWVUS Board Member Marcia Merrins about how to be an effective debate-moderator.
  • A five minute webinar that explains how to translate candidate questions and answers into different languages. Choose from several different languages to better reach all voters in your state.
  • This five minute webinar shows how to create a mail merge easily using the VOTE411 system. Send letters to candidates and create address labels in a few simple steps.
  • Meet Nikki Harris; a passionate League leader who devoted herself to democracy and empowering women in civil society. We are thankful for all that Nikki has given to the League.