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Posted on Nov 23, 2022 in

IT'S TIME TO SIGN UP FOR AN EVENING WITH JENNY WONG ON MONDAY DECEMBER 5, 2022, 7-8 PM! Our Berkeley Auditor is one of only four in California with complete independence from the rest of city government. This independenc...


Indigenous Peoples Heritage Month

Posted on Nov 21, 2022 in

Signed into law in 1990 by President George W. Bush, the month of November became known as National American Indian Heritage Month. This law called upon state, federal, and local governments as well as organizations to o...


Renew your Membership and donate to the League

Posted on Nov 18, 2022 in

Dear Friends and Supporters, Thank you for your trust and engagement in the League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville (LWVBAE), which has allowed us to accomplish so much in this last year alone. As v...


Albany Youth Council Voter Registration

Posted on Nov 28, 2022 in

The Albany Youth Council branch of the League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville launched a voter registration drive involving hundreds of students this last election season. The campaign was organized b...


Police Accountability Board: New Director & Discussion of relations with Police

Posted on Nov 23, 2022 in

The new Director of Police Accountability, Hansel Aguilar, introduced himself to the Police Accountability Board (PAB) and the public at the PAB meeting on October 12th, 2022. The Board also discussed relations with ...


Roe v. Wade & Beyond

Posted on Nov 05, 2022 in

This is a discussion about the aftermath of the Dobbs decision. Panelists are Stacy Cross, CEO/President of Planned Parenthood Mar Monte and Nakia Woods, Program Manager for California Coalition for Reproductive Freedom...


Help Secure Translation Services for Election 2022

Posted on Oct 10, 2022 in

Leagues in Alameda County are doing their part to help the League of Women Voters of California and local Leagues secure needed translation services for voters this election season: Specifically, the League of Women V...


United Against Hate Week 2022

Posted on Nov 15, 2022 in

Information, Resources, and Events for Berkeley, Albany, and Emeryville United Against Hate (UAH) Week is November 13-19 this year, and residents can get involved at a local level in Berkeley, Albany, and Emeryville. U...


League Announces "Helene Lecar Civic Engagement Program"

Posted on Oct 24, 2022 in

The League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville’s Board of Directors overwhelmingly voted in favor of renaming  its internship program for area high school and college students to the “Helene Lecar Ci...


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