Keeping Up With the Interns

Posted on May 11, 2021 in League News | comments

LWVBAE’s internship program has been going strong throughout the spring, with four high school students helping out with the League’s many efforts. From criminal justice to the climate crisis, interns have taken acti...

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Happenings at LWVBA Biennial Council Meeting!

Posted on May 7, 2021 in League News | comments

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 of t...

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The Controversy over Richmond’s Point Molate

Posted on May 4, 2021 in League News | comments

ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS SPEAKER SERIES Monday, May 10th, 2021, 7:30-9:00 p.m. Join Here with eventbrite. All are Welcome. Robert Cheasty, is the former President and a founding member of Citizens for East Shore Parks (CES...

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Unity Against Hate May 15, 2021

Posted on April 28, 2021 in League News | comments

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...

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Call to Council: LWVBA Biennial Council Meeting 2021

Posted on April 26, 2021 in League News | comments

Saturday, May 1st  10:00 am – 12:30 pmAction, Advocacy, and Collaboration:  League Town Hall ZOOM Meeting:  to register  http://tiny.cc/BayAreaCouncil2021  League leaders are invited to participate in League...

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Registration for LWVC 2021 Convention is OPEN!

Posted on April 26, 2021 in League News | comments

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...

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Spring Giving!

Posted on April 26, 2021 in League News | comments

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...

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LWV Virtual Town Hall Featuring AD15 Assemblymember Buffy Wicks on 5/5 at 5 PM

Posted on April 19, 2021 in League News | comments

California Assemblymember Buffy Wicks represents California Assembly District 15 – Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville, Piedmont, and some of Oakland in Alameda County, and Richmond, Kensington, El Sobrante, San Pablo and...

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Albany Climate Committee Makes Recommendations

Posted on April 19, 2021 in League News | comments

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 Cal...

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City Budgets During the Pandemic

Posted on April 13, 2021 in League News | comments

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 Marc...

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