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February 7, 2018 - 12:00 am

Are you concerned about the health of our democracy? Frustrated by the lack of equal access to the ballot box? Ready to take action and make your voice heard? If your answer is YES, then the League needs YOU!

Like any volunteer organization, the success of our local League depends on the commitment of numerous volunteers - people like me and you - who are willing to roll up their sleeves and get the job done.

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Event Date: 
February 6, 2018 - 6:00 pm

Monthly meeting to discuss various business items.  Guests welcome.

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Event Date: 
January 30, 2018 - 6:00 pm

Comittee on Community Policing

Founded 2015

To identify those issues and practices that could ensure the safety of both civilians and police

Our Work

Help us reach out to local Leagues in California and throughout the nation to prioritize criminal justice reform in their communities

Join us!

Light dinner provided

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Event Date: 
January 23, 2018 - 12:00 pm

Free Webinar (registration required in advance) "

How to analyze a bill or an issues, using League positions and resources. This takes you through the steps the state League's advocacy team uses, and shows you how local Leagues do it, too.

Speakers: Joanne Leavitt and Helen Hutchins

If you cannot attend, sign up anyway and the recording and materials will be sent to you the day after the webinar.

Event Date: 
January 23, 2018 - 10:00 am

The San Fernando Valley unit invites you to tour the Adobe Permanent Supportive Housing facility. Please RSVP to Jean Thomson, contact details below.

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January 22, 2018 - 5:45 pm

Members are welcome to our monthly board meetings. 

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January 22, 2018 - 5:00 pm

All members are invited

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January 20, 2018 - 10:00 pm

LWVO Oakland will once again be marching in the Women's March Oakland, emphasizing women's rights!  Learn more about the Women's March here and get tickets here!   We need volunteers to staff our LWVO table, please sign up!

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Event Date: 
January 20, 2018 - 12:00 am

Women's March
On Saturday January 20th, the Women's March is putting on their second annual march. This year - Hear our Vote is the theme.
We received this info regarding the Women’s March on January 20 and forwarding it to you. Please take a look and decide what you like to do.
Some of our members are planning to participate in the march and are going to meet at the Castro Valley Bart station at 8:30 am. If you like to go and like to join in the group, please meet at the CV Bart station. Otherwise see you at the March.

Event Date: 
January 18, 2018 - 12:15 pm

Contact: Kemay.Eoyang [at] gmail.com (K. Eoyang)

 

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January 17, 2018 - 12:00 pm

California has just passed 15 new laws designed to streamline and increase the affordable housing. Since that has long been the goal of our local governments, the League is eager to learn what these new laws will mean for rental housing on the South Coast area. For the first time these anti-NIMBY laws allow no reduction in housing units without serious penalties. They also provide funding mechanisms to build more affordable rental units. They may change how housing projects are approved in the future.

 

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Event Date: 
January 16, 2018 - 2:30 pm

Thanks so much for attending our webinar on League advocacy today!

Here’s a link to the recording. A copy of the slides is attached, just scroll down to "Additional Materials" on this page.

A few more links that we referred to:

Event Date: 
January 15, 2018 - 12:00 am

Martin Luther King, Jr., (January 15, 1929-April 4, 1968) was born Michael Luther King, Jr., but later had his name changed to Martin. His grandfather began the family's long tenure as pastors of the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, serving from 1914 to 1931; his father has served from then until the present, and from 1960 until his death Martin Luther acted as co-pastor. Martin Luther attended segregated public schools in Georgia, graduating from high school at the age of fifteen; he received the B. A.

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January 11, 2018 - 7:00 pm

The House We Live In and Arc of Justice. Two films that explore the family wealth gap between white and black Americans arising from deliberate and systemic government policies, and separate efforts to help secure economic independence for African American families.

Doors open, light refreshments @ 6:30 pm
Film at 7:00 pm, followed by panel discussion

(Also showing in Oakland at The New Parkway Theater, 474 24th Street @ 3 pm, January 13, 2018)

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Event Date: 
January 11, 2018 - 12:00 pm

Contact: georgeriley [at] hotmail.com (George Riley)

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January 10, 2018 - 12:00 pm

Lunch & Learn with the League. "Fort Ord Update" Speaker: Alan Haffa. Monterey City Council Member and FORA Board Member

Dr. Alan Haffa is a professor of English at Monterey Peninsula College. He served three years on the MPUSD school board from 2004-2007.  He was elected to Monterey city council in 2012 and reelected in 2016.  In that capacity, he represents the city on the board of Community Human Services and the Fort Ord Reuse Authority. 

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Event Date: 
January 9, 2018 - 12:00 am

Carrie Chapman Catt was an American women's suffrage leader who campaigned for the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which gave U.S. women the right to vote in 1920.

She was also the founder of the league of Women Voeters.

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Event Date: 
December 14, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Contact: Kemay.Eoyang [at] gmail.com (K. Eoyang)

 

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November 30, 2017 - 11:00 pm
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Event Date: 
November 28, 2017 - 1:30 am

LWVEA Board Meeting. League of Women Voters Eden Area Board Meeting; member guests are welcome to attend.

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