+
<>

local and grassroots-based

We serve the people of Bartlett, Carpentersville, Dundee, Elgin, Gilberts, Sleepy Hollow, and South Elgin.

join_button
By erin leigh mcconnell via Flickr at http://www.flickr.com/photos/balladist/3003337804/

political, not partisan

But being nonpartisan does not mean we lack opinions, or the willingness to express them.

educate and inform voters

in a factual and nonpartisan way

One of the LWVEA Candidate Forum's this spring

Upcoming Elgin Area Events:

News from the

League of Women Voters of the US 

  • LWV of the Elgin Area getting motivated with Jennifer Ford and 2 others at Holiday Inn Aurora, Illinois.
    Our new Membership & Leadership Development Committee kicked off with some fantastic training today and a chance to get to know our coach Pat Landes from League of Women Voters of Greater Peoria.https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-0/s130x130/13726556_10153909601095889_7831806732030187033_n.jpg?oh=33e3ffb503eb3f841e71117a7976b6a8&oe=581A0117 ... read more
    Source: LWVEA on Facebook
  • LWV of the Elgin Area shared Brennan Center for Justice at NYU Law’s post.
    After years of voter suppression attacks in Wisconsin, voters got a big victory this week! In 2011 the ACLU brought a lawsuit against the state’s voter photo ID bill on behalf of voters who did not possess a photo ID and on Tuesday a Judge ruled in their favor. Now ... read more
    Source: LWVEA on Facebook
  • LWV of the Elgin Area shared League of Women Voters of Illinois’s event.
    Save the date for The League of Women Voters of Illinois' 2016 State of the State luncheon on Wednesday, September 21 at the Union League Club of Chicago. The keynote speaker is Cheryl Corley, an NPR correspondent on the National Desk in Chicago. The theme will be "Democracy Goes Back ... read more
    Source: LWVEA on Facebook
  • LWV of the Elgin Area shared League of Women Voters of Illinois’s post.
    Even today we continue to work for equal access to the ballot for ALL Americans.https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-0/p130x130/13686553_10154336231189469_8216259792396512841_n.jpg?oh=08561d63af1efb7c3c72a6bad8010b23&oe=57EEDF11Today we honor the 300 women and men who gathered on this day, 168 years ago at Seneca Falls, NY for the first women’s rights convention. We honor their tireless and courageous work to end barriers ... read more
    Source: LWVEA on Facebook
  • LWV of the Elgin Area shared Mental Health Summit’s post.
    LWVEA recently hosted a program about Kane County's Mental Health Court.https://external.xx.fbcdn.net/safe_image.php?d=AQA_TWUJDH7f_7FR&w=130&h=130&url=http%3A%2F%2Ftribwgntv.files.wordpress.com%2F2016%2F07%2Fpromo292718978.jpg%3Fquality%3D85%26strip%3Dall&cfs=1&sx=280&sy=0&sw=360&sh=360http://wgntv.com/2016/07/13/emotional-day-for-countys-first-mental-health-program-grad/ ... read more
    Source: LWVEA on Facebook