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Why and how can you join our grassroots organization?

Who are the members?

Membership in the League of Women Voters, the most respected and effective grassroots organization in the country, is open to men and women of all ages.

Our members make a visible difference by serving as community leaders using their experience to create positive, lasting change in our communities.

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Why should I join?

Through participation in League projects, you will:

  • contribute valuable service to the community
  • gain knowledge and experience through the study and discussion of timely and important topics
  • discover new interests, develop new skills and learn about crucial issues in your community
  • make professional contacts and develop lasting friendships as you meet others in League who share your interests

How much time does it take?

It's up to you! Many members choose to support the League only with their annual dues. Your membership alone gives us the political influence needed to build a voice for citizens and a force for change. We cover a broad spectrum of issues and concerns; you may choose to become involved in one or more of them by actively participating in a group study, or listening to a panel of experts at a meeting or just reading about them in one of our publications.

What do I get?

You automatically become a member of LWV Michigan and LWV of the United States. You will receive their publications along with the newsletter from the Midland Area League of Women Voters called The Voter Newsletter which is usually published 12 times each year . You will have the knowledge that you are adding your voice to a powerful force of members from all 50 states, Washington DC, the Virgin Islands, and Hong Kong.

How do I join?

It's easy! Just fill out a form. Contact us at Website: Julia Schmidt 989-631-1173 or

Email: email the League. We'd be happy to answer any questions you might have.

If you prefer to donate to us without joining our organization, we would appreciate your support.

support us

We rely on dues and donations to support our programs. If you would like to join, please print out this form and fill it in. Mail it with your check to:

League of Women Voters of the Midland Area P.O. Box 1203 Midland, MI 48641-1203



Enclosed is my check (made payable to LWV of the Midland Area) for:
_______ Individual Membership ($60)
_______ Household Membership ($90)
_______ Student Membership ($5)
_______ Sustaining Membership (___$100___$150___$200___other-specify amount $_____)
(Membership dues are not tax deductible)

_______ Separate check made payable to LWVUS Education Fund
(This contribution is tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law)


PHONE (H) _____________________________________________________ (W)__________________________________

ADDRESS__________________________________________________CITY _____________________ZIP_______________

E-MAIL_______________________________________________________________________________________________ (Communication by e-mail is fast, easy and inexpensive. League communications will regularly be sent via e-mail. If you do not have access to e-mail, please check here___________)

Mail check(s) with this form to LWV of the Midland Area, Box 1203, Midland MI 48641-1203 Please use the backside to list your special Interests, skills and suggestions for LWV programs.

If you do not wish to join but would like to support us, you may send a check to the address above. Regular donations are not tax deductible but if you wish to make a tax-deductible donation to the League Education Fund, make your check out to the LWVUS Education Fund.


The LWV also has a Planned Giving website: where you can find the right gift and learn about ways you can donate to the League of Women Voters. Thank you for your support!

contact us

Telephone: Website: Julia Schmidt 989-631-1173


League of Women Voters of the Midland Area
P.O. Box 1203
Midland, MI 48641-1203

Email: [email the League] (general info/questions)

President: Katherine Redwine [send email]

Membership: Carol McPherson [send email]

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