Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters of Louisville (LWVL), founded on November 19, 1920, encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. Membership in the League is open to women and men of all ages. For more information, email us at or phone us at 502-895-5218.

Thank All of You

Thanks to League members and the community who turned out on October 11 at Lang House for a Meet & Greet with Secretary of State Allison Lundergan Grimes. Educational and fun time!

Secretary of State Allison Lundergan Grimes (left) and President of the League of Women Voters Louisville, Dee Pregliasco

Secretary of State Allison Lundergan Grimes


Dinner & Democracy

Once a month the League of Women Voters of Louisville (LWVL) presents a program of interest to the community and its citizens: on Monday, November 21, 2016 at 6 p.m., LWVL will host the following event: What's Happening with Charter Schools. Panelists: Susan Perkins Weston, Prichard Committee member; Stephanie Winkler, President of the Kentucky Education Association; & Alan Young, a former Iowa teacher and present Project Manager of the Jefferson County Public Schools Educator Growth System
~ Public Invited ~ Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Donations for dinner accepted -- No Reservation needed!


December 13, Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. at Lang House, 115 South Ewing Avenue, 40206. Selected Book: Listen, Liberal: Or What Ever Happened to the Party of the People? by Thomas Frank. Discussion Leader: Susan Rostov.
~ Public Invited ~
Is there a book you've read and want to discuss? Send us an email at with your suggestion. Must be non-fiction. Come join us!

League of Women Voters of Louisville Positions

League's position on Education, Local Housing and more: League Positions

Election Information You Need!

Build your ballot with our online voters' guide! Type in your address to see the races on your ballot. Candidates' positions can be compared side-by-side, and you may print out a "ballot" indicating your preferences as a reminder and take it with you to the polls on Election Day. Check out our resources for military and overseas voters!

Go to for details.