The League of Women Voters  is a nonpartisan political organization that advocates for informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.


  • We believe that grassroots initiatives and consensus building are the strengths of our organization.
  • We believe that our organization models the principles of good governance.
  • We believe that citizenship requires knowledge, as well as the ability and will to act.
  • We believe that the responsibility of good government rests on the shoulders of its citizens.
  • We believe that the rights of citizens at home and abroad are interdependent.


We believe in:

  • Respect for individuals
  • The value of diversity
  • The empowerment of the grassroots, both within the League and in communities
  • The power of collective decision making for the common good

We will:

  • Act with trust, integrity and professionalism
  • Operate in an open and effective manner to meet the needs of those we serve
  • Take the initiative in seeking diversity in membership
  • Acknowledge our heritage as we seek our path to the future