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League of Women Voters of Appleton-Fox Cities
P.O. Box 1281
Appleton, WI  54912
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Empowering Voters.
Defending Democracy.


THANK YOU to all who have donated to the League of Women Voters of Appleton-Fox Cities. We are pleased to report we have exceeded our goal of $10,000! This means our League volunteers will have the resources needed to carry out our mission to empower voters and defend democracy in our community. 

Look for our table at the Appleton Farmer's Market and at other community events throughout the Fox Cities. We are the ones with the colorful wheel. Test your civics knowledge and win a prize! PLUS, you'll get the best NONPARTISAN information on upcoming elections. 

Your donations are always welcome and needed to sustain our important work in the community now and in the future. Click the DONATE button to contribute using a major credit card or through PayPal, or mail your check to LWV of Appleton-Fox Cities, P.O. Box 1281, Appleton, WI 54912. 

League Elects Board Members, Selects Focus Topic

 At its annual meeting Thursday, May 23, the League of Women Voters of Appleton-Fox Cities elected new board members to two-year terms, and agreed to focus attention for the coming year on public safety in the Fox Cities.

Joining the Board for the first time will be Miriam Douglass as Treasurer and Jan Smith as Program Director. Re-elected were Jacqui Klimaszewski as Vice-President of Voter Services and Kathy Voigt as Director of Communications and Technology.
Members agreed to focus on revisiting a previous study on public safety which was conducted in the 1970s. League studies form the basis for its nonpartisan positions.


Now's the Time to Update Your Voter Registration Info

Many voters will find they are now represented by different districts under new maps that were approved in January 2024. Voters are encouraged to check their voting info in advance of the Fall Primary on August 13 and the General Election on November 5.


Learn about the candidates and the issues. Find your personalized voting information —
  • What's on your ballot

  • Check your voter registration

  • Find your polling place

  • And more!

Find complete election information with polling places, candidate lists and other election details. 

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Check out our calendar of events for all upcoming programs


Recent Monthly Programs

Affordable Senior Housing
This program was changed to virtual due to a Covid outbreak at Brewster Village, and the facility tour was cancelled. The program was recorded and is available for viewing on the League’s YouTube channel HERE.

Environment Justice: Problems and Solutions
LWV of Appleton-Fox Cities was one of more than a dozen local Wisconsin Leagues to co-sponsor a virtual program hosted by LWV of the La Crosse area titled "Achieving Environmental Justice in Wisconsin" held on February 13.  Click HERE to view the recording of the program on the LWV La Crosse Area YouTube.

Legislative Town Hall
What are area state legislators thinking? 2024 promises to be a very active year politically, and we’ll all need to be informed about the issues our elected representatives will be facing. Review the League’s Legislative Town Hall which took place Monday, February 5 HERE.

View More Past Monthly Programs HERE

A wide range of recorded League information is viewable on the League’s YouTube channel. Check out materials by categories 


League of Women Voters Candidate Forums

The League conducts nonpartisan Candidate Forums for contested local races which are recorded for convenient viewing. These recordings, as well as recordings of Legislative Town Hall meetings and some League programs, can be accessed on the League’s YouTube channel HERE.  

Recent Town Hall


Legislative Town Halls afford members and others a chance to engage in conversation with our area's state legislators on topics of interest to voters, and learn what their priorities are for the current session. 


View all past Legislative Town Halls HERE.




The League of Women Voters of Appleton-Fox Cities

  • We are a nonpartisan, activist, grassroots political organization.
  • We never support or oppose political parties or candidates.
  • We help people become active, informed voters.
  • Our work is based on careful research and covers a broad range of issues.
  • We strive to engage all people by infusing diversity, equity, and inclusion
    in everything we do.
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