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What's New in the Spokane League


Read our September Newsletter, click here to read The Voter.

September Events

Ann Murphy, board member, is interviewed by KHQ, Channel 6 about our Sept. 24th Forum Click here.

September 19th, Thursday at 7:00 pm, Former Ambassador Ryan C Crocker will speak at Gonzaga University's Jepson Center in the Wolff Auditorium.

Ambassador Crocker served as United States Ambassador to Afghanistan (2011-2012).

Details are on the People for Effective Government's website.

Our first meeting Tuesday, September 10th, was an introduction for old and new members to continuing programs and new activities planned for this year.

President Beth Pellicciotti lists achievemnets this summer

Click here to see Ann's slideshow of our history.

Ann Murphy
Ann Murphy discusses the history of the League of Women Voters and our State and Local League.

Also, on September 24th the League will host another candidate forum with the top two finalists for Spokane city offices and Spokane Public Schools board of directors. Please volunteer to help when the request comes.

Click here to see the Forum Schedule

General Election Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

New Board Members New board members were elected at the annual meeting. Click here

Student Dues: Student dues are lowered to $24, thanks to the state and national League of Women Voters

State Convention

Board members and many other members attended state convention.

Shown below from left to right: Beth Pellicciotti, President LWVSA, Ann Murphy, Immediate Past President LWVWA, Rob Curley, Editor Spokesman Review, Bev Austin, Board Member LWVWA, Denise Campitelli Treasurer, LWVSA, Lin McGinn, Member LWVSA and Lunell Haught, LWVWA President.

League members greet Rob Curley

Of all the Leagues in the state, Spokane has the second highest increase in membership in the last two years... a 74 percent increase!

  • Award to Spokane League
    Membership Award