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2020 was our 100th anniversary. Volunteers continue to give their time and energy to ensure that League has a great future. Get involved and make a difference by volunteering our local League.

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Interested in volunteering with the League?

Ask our membership chair for a interest form and we’ll connect you with a volunteer opportunity that’s just right for you.

Volunteer Opportunities for League Members

  • Voter Services: Register voters, voter education, organize candidate forums. Find an event that interests you and sign up today on POINT.

  • Local Observer Corp: Attend city, county or school board meetings and make a short report for our newsletter

  • Membership: Invite people to join, greet attendees at meetings, mentor a new member, encourage member involvement at special events

  • Legislative Watch: Observe committee hearings at the legislature in area of your interest and write a short report to League

  • Action: Write testimony on local or state issues, write letters to the editor for the League president’s signature

  • Fund Raising: Plan and organize events to raise money for LWVTSC

  • Assist Treasurer: Keep spreadsheets, help audit funds, etc.

  • Hospitality/Social Events: Work as greeter at lunch meetings, schedule menus/lunches for meetings, provide desserts and snacks for events

  • Publications: Compile membership directory; compile annual meeting booklet; assist with member and community communication including the monthly newsletter; assist with graphic arts

  • Tuesday Topics: Write speaker reports, write speaker thank you notes, introduce speakers; suggest speakers

  • Transportation: Provide rides to League meetings

  • Presentations:  Speak or provide testimony on League issues