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Unity Against Hate May 15, 2021

Posted on Apr 28, 2021 in

Join the national rally “Unity Against Hate” at 11 am PST on May 15th in solidarity with the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community. Organizations across the country are endorsing this call to action agains...


Registration for LWVC 2021 Convention is OPEN!

Posted on Apr 26, 2021 in

LWV member or nonmember, you can register now at https://lwvc.wordpress.com/registration-21/ to attend the virtual League of Women Voters of California 2021 Convention from June 7 – 13! The ever worthwhile and engaging...


Spring Giving!

Posted on May 14, 2021 in

Dear Enthusiasts of the League of Women Voters of Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville, The light at the end of the [dark COVID-19] tunnel has never been so welcome! But now we see more clearly why this Spring Giving Campaign is...


Keeping Up With the Interns

Posted on May 11, 2021 in

Rohini Chokkalingam, Sophia Kerievsky, Ava Clason, and Mattias Hoz LWVBAE’s internship program has been going strong throughout the spring, with four high school students helping out with the League’s many effor...


Happenings at LWVBA Biennial Council Meeting!

Posted on May 11, 2021 in

Timely updates on Bay Area matters were given at the May 1 Biennial Council Meeting of LWV Bay Area, the Inter League Organization or ILO of 22 local Leagues around the Bay Area, including 1) a report from 3 members...


City Budgets During the Pandemic

Posted on Apr 14, 2021 in

Just as it did at the national and state level, the COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked economic havoc on the fiscal conditions of Berkeley, Albany, and Emeryville. Beginning with a sharp decline in economic activity last Mar...


Albany Climate Committee Makes Recommendations

Posted on Apr 19, 2021 in

The Albany Climate Action Committee (CAC) met twice in February and March to discuss a range of issues including an update on East Bay Community Energy, potential recommendation of The Climate Center’s Climate Safe Ca...


Police Response to Anti-Asian Violence

Posted on Apr 05, 2021 in

Over the past two weeks, the Berkeley and Albany police departments publicly condemned the recent surge in violence against the Asian American community. They have issued their action steps in response, which include st...


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