Sheila Berkelhammer, past president of Princeton Community Housing and a member of LWV-Princeton Area, is being honored at the Princeton YWCA's 31st Annual "Tribute to Women" Awards Dinner on March 6th for her efforts on behalf of affordable housing. Congratulations to Sheila! To purchase tickets to the Awards Dinner, please click on this link for tickets.
SAVE THE DATEMonday, May 5, 2014, evening
Princeton Community Housing to update the greater Princeton community on local affordable housing
Location: Monument Hall, Princeton
Details, including time, provided in the coming weeks
LWV New Jersey Advocacy Update:
Keeping You Informed from Trenton
The League of Women Voters of New Jersey is currently monitoring a number of bills and proposed public policies, including School Vouchers, Women's Health Funding, Open Government Bills.
Click for January 2014 Advocacy Update.
Together we can make an even bigger impact in our state.
LWV New Jersey Positions
Watch the Documentary Film
Storming for the Vote:
Hurricane Sandy and the Election
On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy hit New Jersey with an incredible force. The League of Women Voters of New Jersey is proud to release Storming for the Vote: Hurricane Sandy and the Election, which chronicles the actions of many that ensured that New Jersey's citizens could vote.
Sandy Matsen, Advocacy Coordinator of the LWV-NJ, discusses how you can be an effective advocate in three videos: Lobby Corps, Armchair Advocacy, and Action Alerts.
Watch the videos.
Shopping? Use this link to Amazon.com or the button below and you'll be making a gift to the League of Women Voters of New Jersey as well!. You must click on the link above or the Amazon button below for your purchases to credit the League.
Meetings: Please Join Us!
Please also join us at our regular monthly meetings.
Click here for a list of the monthly business meetings, special events, and planned activities for September 2013 through June 2014. Our next meeting will be Tuesday, March 11 at 10:30 AM in the Princeton Public Library.
Wishing You Happy Holidays and
a Year of Making Democracy Work!
10 Ways the League of Women Voters Made Democracy Work in 2013
by Elisabeth MacNamara, President, LWVUS
published December 12, 2013 in The Huffington Post
League members Sandy Smith and Joan Bharucha, registering voters at the West Windsor Farmers' Market.
Click here for 2014 order form.
The Institute for Women's Leadership at Douglass College, Rutgers University sponsors many events, lectures, film series, and conferences.
Go to the Institute's Calendar for details.