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The League of Women Voters is where hands-on work to safeguard democracy leads to civic improvement.

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Forum -- "Statewide Ballot Proposals Explained"

September 25th from 7:00-8:30 pm at the West Middle School, 3950 Silver Lake Road, Traverse City, the League of Women Voters of Grand Traverse Area will host a forum entitled "Statewide Ballot Proposals Explained". This Forum is open to the public.

The League of Women Voters does not endorse candidates for public office or any political party. The League does encourage the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. The LWVGTA's on line VOTE411 voter guide on federal, state, and local primary candidates will be available at

League of Women Voters -- Call for Volunteers

We're looking for League members to help with voter registration for National Voter Registration Day

Voter Registration Volunteer Training will be at TADL Woodmere branch in the Thirlby room at 10am Monday Sept. 17th.

September 25th Tuesday and Wednesday September 26th NMC Osterlin Library 10:00 to 2:00 - FILLED
Peninsula Township Library 9 to 11am need 2 volunteers FILLED
Fife Lake Forest Area High School 9 to 11am need 2 volunteers
Mancelona Township Library 2 to 4pm need 1 volunteer
Kingsley Branch TADL 2:30 to 4:30pm need 2 volunteers - FILLED
Kalkaska Public Library 3 to 5pm - FILLED Elk Rapids Public Library 4 to 6pm need 1 volunteer
September 29th Bellaire "Harvest Festival" need 2 volunteers 10 to noon and noon to 2:00pm
September 25th West Middle School Auditorium 6:30 to 8:30 Presentation on ALL Ballot Proposals PtV and VnP
a 1-1/2 hour presentation on the Statewide Ballot Proposals including Promote the Vote. FILLED

Write to volunteer

Vote411 - LWV's Online Voter Guide

Looking for information on the candidates and issues on your primary ballot? Our online voter guide is up and accessible from the site.