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!!




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.


Women’s Equality Day Closing Remarks
August 23, 2018

WE Day

Mary Anne Rossi and Dru Scribner discuss Past and Future of Women's Rights on WHBY Fresh Take morning talk show

Candidate Forum

The League of Women Voters of Door County is pleased to announce that a forum for WI Senate District 1 seat will be held at the Southern Door High School Auditorium on Saturday, September 22 from 9:30-11:30 AM.


The League of Women Voters of the United States (LWVUS) 53rd National Convention was held June 28 – July 1 in Chicago, IL.

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting Highlights 


Vote here. ID required. Posted vote sign.

The League of Women Voters strenuously opposes any attempt to eliminate same day registration and other efforts that increase barriers for voters and roll back opportunities to vote.

Climate Change

Rear Admiral David Titley, Retired US Navy, Ph,D. spoke April 6, 2018 in Appleton on his experience with climate science. His talk was titled, “Climate Risk and National Security: People Not Polar Bears”.