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We want you to join the League of Women Voters. Everyone is welcome, age 16+. The League is not for women only!

As a member, you will:

  • have the opportunity to participate in local, state, and national League work
  • get exclusive civic information you can trust
  • know that your membership dues add to our grassroots strength and our financial resources.

Join us and be part of the solution!

To become a member of the League of Women Voters of Hilton Head Island and the Bluffton Area, print the following PDF document and return it with your check as directed.

Membership application form for LWV Hilton Head Island/Bluffton 

 

We Need You       Uncle Sam

Committee membership is key to the League's mission: Empowering Voters. Defending Democracy. Please consider volunteering in one or more areas below that interest you. thelighthouselwvhhiba [at] gmail.com (Contact us) to meet and work with others who share your passion! You will be contacted by the appropriate committee chair.

Communications

Help increase visibility of the League via the media, Facebook, Twitter, our website, newsletter, and/or graphic design.

Education

Are you interested in how educational funding works in South Carolina, progress in eliminating the achievement gap between white and African-American and Latino students, tax credits and tuition vouchers, and other issues affecting our state and our local schools? Help monitor local and state education issues by participating in monthly meetings.

Local Issues

Keep abreast of natural resources, land use and other issues affecting Hilton Head Island and the Bluffton area. 

Membership

Help develop and execute programs to recruit, welcome, orient, and engage members.

Observer Corps

Attend Hilton Head Island or Bluffton Town Council and Planning Commission meetings to keep abreast of local issues that may be of interest to the League.  HHI: Town Council: 1st and 3rdTuesdays, 5 PM, Planning: 1stWednesday, 9 AM, 3rdWednesday, 3 PM.  Bluffton: Town Council: 2ndTuesday, 6 PM, Planning: 4thWednesday, 6 PM.

State Issues and Advocacy

Keep abreast of state issues, such as redistricting, and mobilize voters in support of League positions.

Voter Service

Help register new voters, plan and execute candidate/issue forums, and prepare voter guides/questionnaires.