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Saturday 8/25
Volunteer Fair
9:30 am to 1:00 pm
Place: Bloomingdale Public Library 
 
Tuesday 9/4
Planning Meeting
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Place: Bloomingdale Public Library

Wednesday 9/12
Fall Kick Off and Wine Tasting
6:00 pm to 8:00 pub
Lynfred Winery
 
Tuesday 9/25
National Voter Registration Day
8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Addison Trail High School
 
Sunday 9/30
Candidate Forum
1:00 pm
Lake Park East Auditorium
 
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In The News

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League welcomes more than 1000 members to Illinois
 

The League of Women Voters of the United States (LWVUS) held its 53rd National Convention held June 28 – July 1 in Chicago, IL. The Convention was hosted by the Leagues of Women Voters of Illinois and Chicago. The event kicked off a two-year celebration of the coming 100th Anniversary in 2020 of women gaining suffrage and the establishment of the League of Women Voters.

Founded in Chicago in 1920, the League of Women Voters is active in all 50 states with more than 750 chapters across the country. More than 1,000 League leaders from 49 states and the District of Columbia attended leadership workshops and heard from guest speakers about League priorities.

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Recent Events

August 5

Taste of Roselle 

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The League participated in the Taste’s non-profit day. We were able to engage many individuals happy to discuss voting, elections and most notably, LWVIL’s Illinois Boter Guide.

March 24

March for Our Lives - NW Suburbs
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Young people came together and planned this gun violence prevention event. Students, 
 parents and colleagues gathered in Schaumburg as well as in communities across Illinois to “March For Our Lives.”  This group from LWV Roselle/Bloomingdale participated. 
  
The marches were planned to coincide with one held in Washington, DC planned by students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL where a former student walked into the school on Valentine’s Day and shot and killed 17 students and faculty and wounded many more.
 
February 10

LWVRB members braved the snowy weather to attend LWV Illinois' annual Issues Briefing held at the University Center in Chicago and came away with a . The theme this year was Bridging Divides: Cultivating Common Ground for Action. Check out the details on the state league website http://www.lwvil.org.
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Membership

Joining the LWVRB is Easy.  Please complete and return the LWV-RB Membership Form.

To be a voting member, you must be 16 year of age. 

To ask questions about membership contact our Membership Chair at (630) 283-2894 or email info@lwvrb.org

Join Us!

Do you want to...

  • Energize your community about the importance of citizen engagement?
  • Explore the state of our political system?
  • Elevate the power of collaboration to strengthen the  vote and our citizen voices?
  • Show your dedication to protecting our democracy?

Then the League is for you. Men can join too. 

Please contact us at (630) 283-2894 or info@lwvrb.org

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