Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara

A Voice For Citizens, A Force For Change; Because democracy is not a spectator sport

The League of Women Voters does not support or oppose candidates or political parties. The League encourages informed and active participation in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy. 

View our Forum Program Videos: clean energy; immigration; violence against women; physical health, mental health and housing; and more on LWV Santa Barbara Youtube Channel You can also subscribe to our channel from this link.

Consider attending LWV Santa Barbara committee meetings. See the Opportunity is Knocking brochure for more information.

Creative Housing Forum flyer

Wed, Sept 18 from 5:30-7:30 pm
Santa Barbara Public Library, Faulkner Gallery (40 E Anapamu St)

m4a flyer

An educational program for the community on Medicare for All

Climate Strike 27
September 27th at Noon. Rally and March in De La Guerra Plaza, Santa Barbara, CA. 
Calendar Planning Meeting
Event Date: 
Jul 11 2019 - 5:30pm
Event location: 

LWVSB Office


On Thursday, July 11 at 5:30 pm we will be meeting in the League Office, 328E. Carrillo Street, Suite A, Santa Barbara to plan the eight Community Forums for September 2019 to May 2020.
Please bring a snack to share and come to share your ideas. We will select 8 Forum Topics and form Forum Planning Committees.
We will also select Discussion Group (formerly Units) topics for the coming year starting in October.

For more information email:

Just the Beginning: Voting as a Right and a Fight

Watch this new promotional video for Beth Pitton-August's documentary film about 100 years of women's political power. Released on International Women's Day, the film will tell the story of the League of Women Voters and allies (LWVSB is a proud supporter of the project). Beth needs help now to keep filming! To learn more about the film and to donate, visit

Click on "Read more" for a link to the promotional video.