March 1 Deadlines Fast Approaching!

There are a number of deadlines relating to Convention that are fast approaching, including Program Planning, Bylaw Amendments, and Award applications.  Visit the Convention 2014 area for more information.


Big News!!

The updated Member Resources site is coming soon – very soon! The Forums site will be unavailable today, February 19th, as the content of both the Members Area and the Forums websites are merged into one, integrated Member Resources site. The whole process will take several hours with the site re-opening on Thursday, February 20, 2014.

  • Hosted by National Board Member Anne Schink, YPTF Co-chairs Amy Hjerstedt and Melissa Currence, and LWVUS staff member Shauneen Grout, this webinar focuses on the logistics, legalities and benefits of having interns in your League. The presenters focus on the best ways to manage expectations, create lasting relationships with students and train the civic leaders of tomorrow.
  • Hosted by National Board Member Anne Schink and YPTF Co-chairs Amy Hjerstedt and Melissa Currence, this webinar focuses on a variety of ways in which local Leagues can create a lasting presence on campuses by partnering with various student groups and staff members, ways to set realistic goals for campus outreach, and how creating a presence on campuses across the country will introduce a whole new generation to the great work of the League.
  • Learn about the Ruth S. Shur Fellows program in this informational session, presented on December 13, 2012. Nominations for Ruth S. Shur Fellows are currently be accepted online until January 7, 2013. For more information, go to: http://www.lwv.org/content/become-lwvus-ruth-s-shur-fellow-1.
  • Presented in partnership by the Membership and Leadership Development (MLD) program and the LWVUS Communications Team, this webinar discusses how you can build your League and the community through the use of Facebook and Twitter. Presented on August 28, 2012.
  • Listen as LWVUS Board Member Marcia Merrins explores ways to make your League more welcoming in order to gain new members and to invigorate your League! Webinar recorded January 13, 2011.