Oakland

Oakland

Growing Democracy...Building Community!

Who are we? We are the League of Women Voters, an organization of women and men who want to make a difference in the political future of our country. We are a diverse, non-partisan, political group with a long-standing tradition of educating voters.

Appreciating Diversity Film Series:  Hillbilly
Event Date: 
Oct 17 2019 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Ellen Driscoll Playhouse

Throughout American history, there has been an undeniable divide between urban and rural America. People from certain regions are viewed as “the other,” and blamed for America’s social ills.

Scenic cover for demographic report
Event Date: 
Oct 17 2019 - 6:30pm

Call in to hear about how the findings from our study of voting patterns in Oakland will inform our voter service activities.

PEC Commission Volunteer Request
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Passionate about government integrity?  JOIN THE PEC!

Application Deadline:  October 25, 2019

Oakland City Auditor Courtney Ruby
Event Date: 
Oct 30 2019 - 3:00pm
Event location: 

Oakland City Hall

There are a few places left for a special meeting with Oakland City Auditor, 

Graphic of electric vehicle
Event Date: 
Nov 12 2019 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

League of Women Voters Oakland

Electric Vehicles 101: Everything you need to know about owning an electric car. 

2020 Census

Action Alerts

In summer 2019, the Supreme Court ruled that 

Peggy Graybill develops school civics content
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LWVO member and Voter Services Chair Peggy Graybill developed and presented a civil rights and voting rights curriculum to middle school students at Yu Ming Charter School, which had invited LWVO to participate in a civics enrichment program

She is Me
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On August 15th, LWVUS launched the 100th Anniversary

LWVO Tote BagGet Your Stylish LWV Tote Bag!

 

A shopping bag to let everyone know you "stand with the League." 

Large capacity eco-friendly canvas tote bag.