Making Democracy Work

Portland

About our local League in the greater Portland area

LWVPA 4th Annual Meeting

May 11, 2017
5:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Falmouth American Legion Hall
65 Depot Rd.
Falmouth, ME 04105

Guest Speakers:

  • Jane Field, Executive Director, Maine Council of Churches
  • Ann Luther, Advocacy Chair, League of Women Voters of Maine

Business Meeting: Dinner, Cake, Raffle, & Awards

RSVP and Questions to Barbara Kaufman kaufman.barb@gmail.com

Please join the Portland Area League.

Join us if you "love the League" as we do:

  • We proudly operate as a nonpartisan, fact-based source of information for voters
  • We study together to education ourselves prior to taking action
  • We appreciate being part of a national organization but want to work locally
  • We love increasing the numbers of registered voters
  • We advocate for policies that improve our democracy
  • We honor and continue the important history of the League of Women Voters

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We hold open board meetings. See the 2016-2017 board meeting calendar below.

Open Board Meetings

LWVPA Board Meetings 2016-2017 Open to Portland Area Members

Thursday, September 8, 2016 5:30-7:30 pm Martin's Point

Thursday, November 10, 2016 5:30-7:30 pm DeMillo's Restaurant
Long Wharf off Commercial St., Portland

Thursday, January 12, 2017 5:30-7:30 pm DeMillo's Restaurant
Long Wharf off Commercial St., Portland

Thursday, March 9, 2017 5:30-7:30 pm DeMillo's Restaurant
Long Wharf off Commercial St., Portland

Thursday, April 13, 2017 5:30-7:30 pm DeMillo's Restaurant
Long Wharf off Commercial St., Portland

Annual Meeting
Thursday, May 11, 2017
5:30-7:30 pm American Legion Hall
65 Depot Rd., Falmouth

Opportunities

Here's your chance to get involved in exciting projects with the Portland Area League. These ongoing efforts are vital to creating an engaged community - and they're fun.

Portland League Contact Info

Portland Area League of Women Voters

PO Box 7904
Portland, ME 04112
207-622-0256, ext. 3
portland@lwvme.org

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LWVPA Who's Who

President - Barbara Kaufman
Vice President - Peg Balano
Secretary/Treasurer - Polly Ward
Directors:
  • Karma Crawford
  • Maria Elizabeth Cushing
  • Elaine DiGiovanni
  • Valerie Kelly
  • Meghan McCormick

The Emily Farley Fund

The Emily Farley Fund, part of the Maine Community Foundation, honors the work and memory of the indomitable Emily Farley and financially supports programming of an educational nature. Emily was finance chair of the LWV Portland Area for many years as well as a dedicated board member and President.

Learn more about the Emily Farley Fund