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Welcome to the League of Women Voters of Elmhurst!

We proudly bring you 87 years (and counting) of democracy in action.

fair housing

We hope you attend one of our events . . .

Be in the know . . . our programs are free to the community and address several relevant issues. 

diversity

Just as importantly, make YOUR voice heard!

Be part of conversations that matter . . . make an impact.

ELMHURST

 
CHICAGO WOMEN'S MARCH ON JANUARY 18, 2020
This was the first of two marches Chicao Women's March will be hosting this year. We were "in charge" of the last block of the five-block segment, which was themed "GET OUT THE VOTE."
March 2
 
LWV ELMHURST CANDIDATE FORUM: JANUARY 26, 2020
Thanks to all those who attended and participated in our forum! Please check back soon for additional information on candidates and written answers to questions (via the Illinois Voter Guide).
 
Below is a schedule of when the forum will be broadcast on local cable TV. Programs air on COMCAST Channel 6 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 99. They may also be found at ElmhurstTV.com. Please note that, for broadcast purposes, the forum is divided into two parts :
 
ELMHURST NOW #5
LWV Elmhurst Candidate Forum, Part One
March 17, 2020 (Primary Election): 5th Congressional District Representatives
Wednesdays and Saturdays at 5:00 PM, starting Wednesday, 2/5/20
Or simply watch Part One by clicking on the embedded video below!
 
ELMHURST NOW #6
LWV Elmhurst Candidate Forum, Part Two
March 17, 2020 (Primary Election):
DuPage County: Auditor, Recorder of Deeds, Circuit Court Clerk, Vacant Judge Seats 
Wednesdays and Saturdays at 7:00 PM, starting Wednesday, 2/5/20
Or simply watch Part Two by clicking on the embedded video below!
MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR DEMOCRACY IN ACTION!
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2020: 100TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
Click here for more details on a celebration that is not to be missed! Join other members to commemorate 100 years of the League in the Gold Room of the Congress Plaza Hotel . . . the exact location the LWV was founded in 1920.
 
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2020: LWVIL ISSUES BRIEFING
Click here to learn more about (and RSVP for) this year's LWVIL Issues Briefing. Don't miss out on a chance to hear about issues that impact you and your community--and to learn what League tools you can use to make a difference!
 
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2020: LWV ELMHURST PROGRAM
is November, your vote will help decide if Illinois enacts a Fair Tax plan. This would involve replacing the state's flat income tax with a graduated tax rate. What are the potential impacts, and what's involved in making the plan a reality? 
 
Don't wait until Election Day to find out! Click here for more details and join us on February 27 at 7:00 PM at the Elmhurst Public Library to learn more about the Fair Tax plan. 
 
BE IN THE KNOW!
  • Click here to access our Observer Report for the 2/3/20 Board of Education Finance meeting.
  • Click here for the OR for the 2/3/20 City Council meeting.
DUE TO PAY YOUR DUES?
Due to pay your dues? Don't worry . . . we are making it easier than ever to stay on top of things!
Click here to learn how to pay by check or online.
 

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