Making Democracy Work

Making Democracy Work

The League of Women Voters of Louisville (LWVL), founded on November 26, 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.
When you join LWVL, you also become a member of national, state and local leagues -- three levels of government and legislative activity.

Attention Members ! !

You may send your ideas for future League topics for programs and studies to the LWVL Board for consideration. The idea(s) need to capture and promote "Making Democracy Work." What do you think our priorities need to be? What would be most effective? Please email your ideas to At the May meeting the Board of Directors will decide on program recommendations and proposed budget to present at the Annual Meeting.

Dinner & Democracy: Making Democracy Work

Program: Forum on Fair Housing in Louisville. Monday, April 15, 2019. Speakers: Honorable Denise Clayton (left), Chief Judge of the Kentucky Court of Appeals and Cathy Hinko (Right), Executive Director of the Metropolitan Housing. Click here for more detail April 15 D&D

~ Dinner 5:30 p.m. & Program @ 6 p.m.~
~ Public Invited ~
Reservations NOT needed -- gratefully accept donations for dinner.


Book: Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey into the Heart of America by: James Fallows and Deborah Fallows.
April 17, Wednesday, at 12:30 p.m. at Lang House. Discussion Leader: Susan Rostov.
Is there a book you've read and want to discuss? Send us an email at with your suggestion. Must be non-fiction.
We meet every 3rd Wednesday at 12:30 p.m.
You do not have to be a member -- just an inquiring mind! When you send your suggestion, let us know if you want to be the discussion leader.

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.