More are recognizing the importance of the League’s work for MAKING DEMOCRACY WORK

✭  Read the Washington Post article: “Why this nearly 100-year-old organization is seeing a resurgence thanks to Trump’s election”

✭  View the many opportunities to volunteer with the LWV of Greater Cleveland!


Women’s March on Washington, Cleveland…

Many LWVGC members participated. What’s next?  Join the League. VolunteerRead more about the march.


Time to address gerrymandering:

Ohio’s Congressional Districts are still not fair. Sign up to fight for fair districts – go to the Fair Districts = Fair Election website home page and volunteer now!



Coming events:
Will Cleveland’s Eastside Gentrify? POSTPONED to May 9
02/21/2017 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Heights Libraries, Main Branch, 2345 Lee Road
Cleveland Heights, Ohio, 44118

 
Can It Be Done Equitably?

Steven Litt, Plain Dealer, will moderate. Panelists include:
Wes Finch, founder and chairman, The Finch Group
Mansfield Frazier, journalist, business owner, and Hough resident
Michael Fleming, executive director, St Clair Superior Development Corporation
Jason Segedy, director of planning and urban development, City of Akron


Boundaries That Matter: Redistricting State and Federal Election Districts
02/26/2017 at 9:30 am - 10:45 am
First Unitarian Church, 21600 Shaker Blvd
Shaker Hts, OH, 44122

 
First Unitarian Church of Cleveland Sunday morning forum:
Mark Salling, director, CSU’s Northern Ohio Data and Information Service (NODIS), and Levin College fellow
Paul Moke, former president, ACLU of Ohio, and professor, political science and criminal justice, Wilmington College.


The Impact of State Budget Cuts on Northeast Ohio Communities
03/21/2017 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Parma Snow Branch CCPL, 2121 Snow Rd
Parma, OH, 44134

 
Brent Larkin, cleveland.com, will moderate. Panelists include:
Sharon Dumas, director of finance, City of Cleveland
Timothy J. DeGeeter, mayor, City of Parma




Donate to League:

Donations to The League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland Education Fund are tax-deductible and provide important support for voter and civic education programs, including much of League’s voter service work that provides nonpartisan candidate information during the election season. To make an online donation to the Education Fund click here.

Donations to The League of Women Voters of Greater Cleveland, while not tax-deductible, are important for keeping dues low, promoting membership growth, and supporting direct advocacy. To make an online donation to LWV of Greater Cleveland click here.