League of Women Voters of the Fort Wayne Area

Welcome to the website of the
League of Women Voters of the Fort Wayne Area!

 Our Leadership Team Radio Programs  Redistricting Reform Links Membership Photo Gallery Suggested Reading

About us:

The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan, multi-issue 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
at the three levels of government: local, state, and national. All
men and women are invited to join LWV where hands-on work to

safeguard democracy leads to civic improvement.

Recent News:

We are on Facebook!
Check out the page, friend us, like us!

League of Women Voters of Fort Wayne

Upcoming Events:


Saturday, November 4--9 to noon;

Citizen Advocacy for Redistricting;

a free program at Beacon Heights Church of the Brethren

Come to the training to learn what you need to know to be an effective advocate for redistricting reform. 

Refreshments and materials will be provided. 

Thanks to the League of Women Voters of Allen County and People for the Common Good for their help with this event.

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Julia Vaughn at jvaughn@commoncause.org


Wednesday, November 8--Pay Equity presentation--third in a series of three

8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
St. Henry's Church  2929 E. Paulding Road  


November 8th represents how far into 2017 a Latina/Hispanic woman would have to work to earn what a White man earned in 2016.This event gives participants an opportunity to learn more about immigration status and complications with immigration, along with workers' rights, language barriers, and other factors that could explain why the wage gap is so severe for Hispanic and Latina women.

 
This series is sponsored by AAUW, Greater Fort Wayne Hispanic Chamber of Commerce , City of Fort Wayne Metro, Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic, Langauge Services Network, League of Women Voters, and YWCA Northeast Indiana.

 

Join us!

Download, view and/or print the membership brochure

In Portable Document Format (.pdf, requires a special reader, here is one from Adobe.)

View and/or download our organization's brochure.

Download/view the presentation from the Burmese Advocacy Center (.pptx)

Informative and Helpful Links:

League of Women Voters of Indiana and the United States

Vote 411

*** Contacts ***

Convener:

Please email
Nancy McCammon-Hansen
for more information.

Webmaster:

Please email David for comments/questions/suggestions/etc. on the website.