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The League of Women Voters of [[Charlottesville]] and [[Albemarle County]] was founded in 1946 to encourage public participation in all levels of government. The organization is non-partisan and has never endorsed or supported a candidate for public office. However, the group has taken political positions through the years.
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Membership is open to individuals at a cost of $55 per year. Activities include candidate forums, a voter guide, voter registration, and a guide to locally-elected officials. Members and public are invited to monthly Community Dialogues and annual Legislative Luncheon (first Friday in January).  Committees include:  International Relations/Federal Government; Natural Resources; and Women's Issues. 
 
 
 
==Mission statement==
 
"The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation
 
in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy
 
through education and advocacy."
 
 
 
==Publications==
 
"Water in the New Millennium"
 
 
 
 
 
==Contact==
 
1932 Arlington Boulevard, Room 111
 
 
 
Charlottesville, VA 22903
 
 
 
(434) 970-1707
 
 
 
(434) 970-1708 (fax)
 
 
 
email: lwv@avenue.org
 
[[image:LWV_Board_Media.JPG|300px|right|]]
 
 
 
==Board of Directors==
 
*[[Pat Hurst]], President
 
*[[Sue Lewis]], Vice President
 
*[[Ann Linden]], Secretary 
 
*[[Marge Cox]], Treasurer
 
Here's a photo taken at the September 2011 Board of Directors meeting. Those attending were (left to right): Gerry Kruger, Community Engagement; Michele Kellermann, Webmaster and Newsletter Editor; Debora Hoard, Voters Service; Mimi Bender, Women's Issues; Pat Hurst, President; Marge Cox, Treasurer; Sue Lewis, Vice President; Linda Goodling, Natural Resources; Marie Krizek, Membership
 
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==References==
 
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==External links==
 
*[http://lwv.avenue.org/ League of Women Voters' website]
 
{{Wikipedia link|League_Of_Women_Voters|whylink=outsidearea|about=Leagues of Women Voters}}
 
 
 
[[Category: Non-profit organizations]]
 

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