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

The League neither supports nor opposes candidates for office at any level of government. At the same time, the League is wholeheartedly political and works to influence policy through advocacy. 

Come, join the League in our efforts to keep Democracy strong!!



Dark Store Referendum

Dark Stores


Making Democracy Work Award

The League of Women Voters of Appleton is seeking nominations for the fifth annual Making Democracy Work Award. 

The award celebrates an individual who has envisioned a way to improve the Fox Cities community and mobilized others to effect change that has benefited the broader community.

This year, the League is very happy to announce the addition of a Making Democracy Work Youth Award.

The young people are making their voices heard in the Democratic process, and this is worth celebrating.

Voter Information

Looking for unbiased candidate information? The League's got you covered! The League of Women Voters of Wisconsin's voter guide is available NOW!

LWV Appleton

Common Cause has put together a statewide list of organizations that are providing transportation to the polls

Climate Change Effect
Event Date: 
Oct 21 2018 - 3:00pm
Event location: 

Appleton Public Library

Madison's Bob Lindmeier will be moderating the screening of WKOW's "Our Wisconsin: The Climate Change Effect" at the end of this month.  This documentary examines the environmental, social and political impacts of climate change in Wis

WI Assembly District 56 Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Oct 22 2018 - 6:00pm
Event location: 

Winneconne Public Library

Candidate Forum
Event Date: 
Oct 24 2018 - 6:30pm
Event location: 

Kaukauna Public Library