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.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of Illinois granting women the right to vote in federal elections, and the League is planning exciting activities for members and the public to ensure that the enormous significance of this even is remembered and renewed throughout the state.
During 2013, LWVIL will celebrate the 100th anniversary + June 26, 1913 - of Illinois women getting the franchise in Presidential elections. The story of suffrage for Illinois women is unique and important in the nation's history:
|The League of Women Voters of Naperville is now accepting online donations and membership dues payments. If you are new to Naperville and want to join the league you can also do that online.|