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League of Women Voters of New Rochelle:
Deeds not Words

The New Rochelle League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.
The League of Women Voters of New Rochelle held a Candidates Forum for contenders for seats on the city's Board of Education and New Rochelle Public Library Board of Trustees on Monday evening, May 7, in the library's Ossie Davis Auditorium, 1 Library Plaza.
HERE is the Library Board Forum


HERE is the Board of Education Forum

The election for the boards and the vote on school and library budgets will be Tuesday, May 15.

Eight candidates will be running for two seats on the School Board and five candidates are seeking four open seats on the Library Board.

Voting Deadlines: http://www.elections.ny.gov/VotingDeadlines.html

The latest issue of: News from the League of Women Voters of New Rochelle
Celebrating 85 Years of City Manager Government in New Rochelle HERE

Please Exercise Your Hard-Won Right to Vote

Read HERE a blog post by Ina Aranow about Your Hard-Won Right to Vote originally published on My Brother's Keeper New Rochelle's website.

Our Newsletter

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are needed by the LWVNR for Voter Registration Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays during lunchtime hours at the three area colleges and on the first Friday and Saturday of each month at the NR Public Library big book sales. To Volunteer Email us at: Contact Us

The Founder of the League of Women Voters

Carrie Chapman Catt
LWV Founder
LWV New Rochelle Founder

National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.
Mary Elliot Foote (1872-1968)
Oil on Canvas (1927)