Starting a League in Your Community: Form and Checklist

If you are interested in forming a League in your community, you should contact your state League for more information. To start a League you must first be a member of the state League and operate a Unit in your area for a viable amount of time. Furthermore, there is a checklist here that lets you know what materials are needed to become a League.

Local and State League Education Funds

The League of Women Voters has an education fund that is available to all Leagues through the League of Women Voters Education Fund (LWVEF). Established in 1957 as a separate tax-exempt organization with a 501(c)(3) tax status; Leagues can fund raise tax-deductible dollars. This FREE service is offered by LWVUS to state and local Leagues. Setting up an account is quick and easy! Contact GrantServices@lwv.org to get more information to set up an account with LWVUS. Please click here to see information on how you can use your education fund.