Tell Congress to Mark the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act by Restoring Its Key Protections

Posted on Aug 18, 2015 in

By: Elisabeth MacNamara EDITORIAL NOTE: This article originally appeared on the Huffington Post. Fifty years ago this week, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act (VRA) into law, calling the day '...


LWVSF & Board Member, Maxine Anderson, Wins San Francisco Human Rights Commission HERO Award

Posted on Aug 14, 2015 in

On August 4, 2015, the San Francisco Human Rights Commission (“HRC”) and its Equity Advisory Committee (EAC) announced the recipients of the Commission’s annual Hero Awards. This year’s Hero Awards commemor...


Education Committee Report

Posted on Aug 03, 2015 in

By Beate Boultinghouse, Education Chair   Thank you to the Board of LWVSF for such a warm welcome at the Annual Meeting on June 6, 2015.  I attended my first board meeting on July 21st and see that I have m...


Make It Fair

Posted on Jul 21, 2015 in

Make it Fair LWVC Joins Effort for Property Tax Reform in California   The League of Women Voters of California has joined the Steering Committee of the “Make it Fair Coalition,” a group of organizations d...


The League of Women Voters of San Francisco is recruiting for our board!

Posted on Jun 12, 2015 in

We are currently looking to fill positions including: Grants Chair, Advocacy Co-Chair, Secretary, and VP of Development   Who are we? The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan, multi-issue organization...


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