Our CrossCurrents team is back at it, preparing thoughtful programs for the Larimer County community. The next program will be on December 7 at 7 pm. CrossCurrents is taped in the Fort Collins City Council Chambers (300 Laporte, Fort Collins, CO 80521). December’s topic promises to be a good one! “Colorado K-12 Funding: Who Wins, … More CrossCurrents Future Programs
The Health Care Team of the League of Women Voters – Larimer County, in partnership with the Colorado Foundation for Universal Health Care, and NoCoNOW, are sponsoring a free community educational program on Improved Medicare for All – especially focusing on business owners and the money they would save with universal health care. The programs … More Healthcare Team Hosts October Events
States’ varied responses to Election Integrity Commission-Kris Kobach’s requests for voter records have been in the news as of late. Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams has stated that he will release publicly available information. Read more on Williams’ response HERE. Other Secretaries of State have stated that they will not comply with the release … More League Opposes Kobach Request for Voter Records
The Voter Service Team is expanding our outreach goal to register groups of eligible citizens who have low voter participation. People with criminal convictions are one of our target groups. Join the Voter Service Team at a breakfast meeting for a lively and informative morning with Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition (CCJRC). At this meeting, … More Voter Services Reaching out to Incarcerated Population
The Affordable Housing team presented a panel discussion on Youth: The Hidden Homeless. EIGHTY-FIVE people attended the program and gave it a high rating on the evaluation sheet! You can read more about the lead up to the event and see slides from the presenters here. Read on for a recap of this important discussion! … More Hidden Homeless Event Draws Large Crowds
Are you concerned with the current tone of politics today? Did the 2016 presidential election drive you further into a corner and avoiding family and neighbors whose ideology is different from yours? Are you baffled at how areas of common ground seem so hard to find? Would you like to change this? Join your fellow … More Beyond Partisan Politics: May 3
LWVUS Joins People’s Climate March on April 29 League of Women Voters of the United States voted to officially participate in the People’s Climate March in Washington DC on April 29. March organizers invite all Americans to come together to show the world and our political leaders our commitment to protecting our fellow global citizens … More Are Your Boots Made for Marching?
Join us on Monday, April 10, 7-9 p.m. at the Harmony Library (4616 S. Shields St., Fort Collins) for a panel discussion of this topic for a panel discussion. … More Panel Discussion: Youth- The Hidden Homeless
We have all seen films that entertain. Occasionally, we find a film that touches our hearts. Even more rarely, we see a film that calls us to action. These rare works bring stories into our lives in a way that transforms our understanding of the human experience and compels our involvement. It is just these … More When is a Film Festival MORE Than a Film Festival?
Colorado continues to rank among an “elite” group of states with a high voter turnout in 2016. … More CO Secretary of State Applauds Voter Turnout