Oakland

Oakland

Growing Democracy...Building Community!

Who are we? We are the League of Women Voters, an organization of women and men who want to make a difference in the political future of our country. We are a diverse, non-partisan, political group with a long-standing tradition of educating voters.

town hall
Event Date: 
Apr 2 2020 - 6:00pm

Join us! Oakland Virtual Town Hall to learn about the city’s COVID-19 response and get your questions answered.  Read more!

Census Document image
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Your census invitation has been mailed! Expect an envelope with a letter that looks like the image on the left.

However, you do not need this letter with your unique address identifying number to participate in the census.

LWVO President Deborah Shefler
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LWVUS Is Working to Make Voting More Flexible and Provide Emergency Assistance. We want you to know that the League of Women Voters of the United States is in the forefront of organizations aggressively urging jurisdictions around the countr

VOTER Newsletter Spring 2020
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Get the latest on the March election, the ERA, the Census, and other LWVO news!  Read our current issue of the Voter here!

Get involved!  Be informed!

LWVO All-City Luncheon
Event Date: 
May 8 2020 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Event location: 

Oakland Marriott City Center

Stay tuned for the reinvention of our Annual All-City Luncheon!

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Policy Recommendations for Leagues to Advocate
 
Bay Area Monitor
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Stay Safe, Stay Busy:  Work from home. Kids at home. Social distance.
Book Club Woman's Hour
Event Date: 
Apr 16 2020 - 6:00pm

Many of us have extra time these days. What better way to spend it than with a book! In these trying times, it's also helpful to stay in community, even if we can't pesonally be with each other.
 

Teleconference clip art
Event Date: 
Apr 18 2020 (All day)

Even as we can’t meet face to face to make democracy work, we can make a difference and connect our efforts via email, facebook, twitter, Instagram and by participating in League virtual Town Hall meetings via zoom and conference calls.

Book Club
Event Date: 
Jun 18 2020 - 6:00pm

Many of us have extra time these days. What better way to spend it than with a book! In these trying times, it's also helpful to stay in community, even if we can't pesonally be with each other.
 

Image of Women Presenting
Event Date: 
Mar 28 2020 (All day)
Event location: 

Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church

Watch for a rescheduled date!

Scenic cover for demographic report
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To broaden and deepen the Oakland League’s understanding of the diversity of our community and the factors that influence civic participation within diverse Oakland communities, LWVO commissioned a unique research project to help us better underst

LWVO Tote BagGet Your Stylish LWV Tote Bag!

 

A shopping bag to let everyone know you "stand with the League." 

Large capacity eco-friendly canvas tote bag.