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Welcome to the League

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

League of Women Voters of Wayne County members carrying the organization's banner while walking in a parade.

Membership

Become a member and serve as a leader in your community! Work to shape the important issues that keep our communities strong.

View from behind, of attendees at a League of Women Voters of Wayne County meeting

Events

Attend in-person and online events. Listing includes LWVWC meetings, events for which we are a co-sponsor, and events of interest from allied organizations.

Kamala Harris taking the oath of office as Vice President of the United States on January 20, 2021

History of Women in US Politics

The influence of women in politics has grown, culminating with the first woman to be elected to the office of Vice President of the United States.