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Schools and Communities First Press Conference

Conference announcing 860,000 signatures to qualify Schools and Communities First on November 2020 ballot! The League of Women Voters joined Communities for a New California, Faith in Fresno Clergy Caucus, 99Rootz, and California Alliance for Retired Americans.

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75+ years of Making Democracy Work in Fresno County

The League of Women Voters of Fresno is a nonprofit, nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government.                 We influence public policy through education and advocacy. 





elizabeth started all the trouble
Event Date: 
Nov 17 2020 - 7:00pm to Nov 20 2020 - 12:00am
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“Elizabeth Started All the Trouble” is a play adapted by Dr. Gina Sandi-Diaz from the book of the same name by prizewinning children’s author Doreen Rappaport.


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community dialog
Event Date: 
Nov 17 2020 - 8:00am to Nov 19 2020 - 4:00pm

The second part is our 3-day Web Dialogue, beginning November 17 at 8am and closing November 19 at 4pm. Secondary and college students will register and interact with community experts and other students from across the Central Valley.

community dialogue
Event Date: 
Nov 12 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Virtual Event

The first of two community dialogues featuring Women’s Rights: Past, Present and Future, will be held November 12.

Ballot Delivery Assistance
Event Date: 
Nov 3 2020 - 7:00am to 8:00pm

Make sure to vote! Check out Voters Edge to see what is on your ballot!

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You can make a difference! Be sure to vote in the November 3, 2020 Presidential Election! Here are our voting recommendations for the statewide propositions on your ballot:

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The climate action committee of the League of Women Voters of Fresno has been working on developing questions about climate change that would be useful to ask candidates.  We hope that these will help you to clarify their knowledge of the problems

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OP-ED PIECE – for Fresno County August 5, 2020 Nothing will stop democracy in America, not even a global COVID-19 pandemic! Every eligible United States citizen will have the opportunity to vote in the November 3, 2020 Presidential Election.

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As part of its BigTell program the Central Valley Community Foundation recently awarded a grant to our League to produce a video themed 100 years of suffage in the valley. We are excited to share this with you. Take a peek. 

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Mono Lake Sierras

Hasn’t the view of the snow-capped Sierras been a treat for the past few weeks? The cooler weather has made it easy to have a false sense of security about our Valley’s air quality and climate change risks.

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The California Supreme Court issued a landmark ruling on Christmas Eve in favor of the public-interest appellants League of Women Voters of Fresno, Sierra Club, and Revive the San Joaquin.

Fresno League members at LWVUS

Click here to for a short video introduction on who we are and how we continually are working to improve our communities.

We welcome you to join us.