Who’s Afraid of the ERA?

The League of Women Voters of Naperville has teamed with Will County NOW to present a screening of the documentary Equal Means Equal — “an unflinching look at how women are treated in the United States today” — by director Kamala Lopez. After the movie, we will have a Q&A with Michelle Fadeley of Will County NOW and Bonnie Grabenhofer of DuPage County NOW. Join […]

LWVN Voter Registration Event

National Voter Registration Day

On 9/26/2017, National Voter Registration Day, the League of Women Voters of Naperville hosted an event at both Waubonsie Valley High School and Metea Valley High School in Aurora. League members distributed ‘Birthday Boxes’ to students who have recently celebrated their 18th birthdays! These boxes contain valuable non-partisan sources for voter information such as Vote411.org and Votesmart.org and information on how to get registered to […]

Volunteer Letter Writers Wanted

The League of Women Voters of Naperville works to increase the participation of all citizens in government. We are asking for your help to reach out to the youth of our community to encourage them to vote. We are sending Birthday Boxes to 18-year-olds attending Waubonsie Valley High School and Metea Valley High School. Since the upcoming March primary will be their first election as […]

September 2017 LWV Naperville Events

The League of Women Voters of Naperville has a busy September planned. Here’s where you can find us out in the community this month. Monday, September 4, 10-11:30 a.m.: Naperville’s Labor Day Parade Happy Labor Day! LWV Naperville members are donning red, white, and blue to march in the Jaycee’s parade! Friday, September 15, 1-3 p.m.: Daytime Book Club LWV members and non-members alike are […]

Governor Bruce Rauner Signed Bills Into Law to Protect Voters and Immigrants

Today, Governor Rauner signed into law SB 1933┬áthat will establish an interagency program between the State Board of Elections and the Office of the Secretary of State. Applying for a driver’s license will serve as an application to register to vote. There are some limitations regarding temporary driver’s licenses and ID cards, but this is a victory for our democracy. Additionally, the governor signed┬áthe Illinois […]