LWV Vision, Beliefs, and Intentions

The goal of the League of Women Voters is to empower citizens to shape better communities worldwide.

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political membership organization which:

  • Acts after study and member agreement to achieve solutions in the public interest on key community issues at all government levels
  • Builds citizen participation in the democratic process
  • Engages communities in promoting positive solutions to public policy issues through education and advocacy

The League of Women Voters Education Fund is a nonpartisan public policy educational organization which:

  • Builds citizen participation in the democratic process
  • Studies key community issues at all governmental levels in an unbiased manner
  • Enables people to seek positive solutions to public policy issues through education and conflict management

We believe in:

  • Respect for individuals
  • The value of diversity
  • The empowerment of the grassroots, both within the League and in communities

We will:

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