Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters of Butte County earned awards for Effective Community Engagement and High Visibility at the League of Women Voters of California Convention in Sacramento on June 3, 2017. The two awards honored the exceptional Voter Service work we accomplished during the 2016 election year.

Left to right: Helen Hutchison: President of the League of Women Voters of California, Debra Barger: incoming president of League of Women Voters of Butte County, Margaret Swick: President of the League of Women Voters of Butte County, Jane Wanderer: Past President of the League of Women Voters of Butte County and Carol Burr: Past President of the League of Women Voters of Butte County and newly elected Board member of the League of Women Voters of California.

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.

Mission Statement

The League of Women Voters encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

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