Welcome to the League of Women Voters of Grosse Pointe
Serving the Grosse Pointe and Harper Woods communities since 1950
Private wealth and public bodies: How wealthy individuals are making a difference in our communities
Did you miss the Dec. 9 program on how private wealth is making a difference in our communities? You can catch up on this important conversation by watching the entire program on the LWVGP YouTube Channel.
Moderated by Vice President Joan Richardson, the program featured Mariam Noland, retired president of the Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan; Dave Egner, president and CEO of the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation, and Christian Fenton, retired deputy superintendent for business and operations, GPPSS.
A message from Sue Acton, president, LWVGP
Thank you to the many members who served as election workers and observers, candidate forum help, GOTV and Absentee Ballot mailers and Voter Guide distributors. It was a huge effort by a lot of dedicated members.
For members only: Please save the date for the Jan. 11 Program Planning Dinner. Look for details in the December newsletter.
A primer on polling
Did you miss the Oct. 26 virtual program, A Primer on Polling?
View it on the LWVGP YouTube Channel at this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ebv0hhwkkA&t=29s
‘Building Resilience to Mis- and Disinformation’: Sorting fact from fiction
Social media has given everyone with access to the internet a forum to spread their views. But how do you sort fact from fiction?
Join our membership director, Marge Freundl, for a fascinating look at the rise of mis- and disinformation, as well as the best strategies for challenging and debunking false information.
Watch the video here.
Videos of our most recent programs are available on our LWVGP YouTube Channel.
Vote411: Your one-stop shop for election information
Ahead of the primary and general elections, the League of Women Voters, Grosse Pointe, offers the nonpartisan election resource VOTE411.org.
This “one-stop shop” for election information provides voters with simple, accessible tools to help them navigate the voting process. VOTE411 provides personalized candidate information, voter registration details, polling place locations, and other helpful election information for all voters nationwide.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Policy
The League of Women Voters, in both its values and practices, affirms its belief and commitment to diversity and inclusion. LWV recognizes that diverse perspectives are important and necessary for responsible and representative decision-making, and subscribes to the belief that diversity and inclusion are fundamental to the values it upholds. Inclusiveness enhances the organization’s ability to respond more effectively to changing conditions and needs, and therefore, LWV will in both principles and practices promote the inclusion in participation in any activity of LWV all persons whatever their gender, race, socio-economic status, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin or disability. Read the League’s policies that define its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion by clicking here